Posts Tagged ‘Santa Clara & San Benito Counties Building Trades Council’

Aug
2013
23

NYC Judge to Hear Oral Arguments in Union Case Against Downtown Brooklyn Developer

NYC Judge to Hear Oral Arguments in Union Case Against Downtown Brooklyn Developer
  New York City labor unions battling developers of Downtown Brooklyn’s half-complete City Point project will finally get their day in court as they pursue wages and permanent jobs promised to them in a 2004 environmental impact report. The City of New York has repeatedly brushed off the unions’ legal challenges but Manhattan Supreme...
Aug
2013
8

Delta Water Tunnel Plan Would Create 177,000 CA Jobs Over 50 Years, Gov. Brown Says

Delta Water Tunnel Plan Would Create 177,000 CA Jobs Over 50 Years, Gov. Brown Says
  A new water plan for California from Gov. Jerry Brown would spur $83.5 billion in new economic activity and create 177,000 construction and Delta restoration-related jobs in the next 50 years according to the governor’s office.  The plan would help modernize California’s water systems by building two massive, 35-mile long tunnels...
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Dec
2011
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$287 Million Modernization Effort Will Be Undertaken by Union Construction Workers in NorCal

$287 Million Modernization Effort Will Be Undertaken by Union Construction Workers in NorCal
The anti-union Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) spend a lot of their time and money bashing Project Labor Agreements (PLAs) and spreading misinformation propaganda about the value of union construction workers. Case in point, the ABC’s recent claim that the Santa Clara & San Benito Counties Building Trades Council will bankrupt...