Gov. Scott Walker plans on Monday to sign a bill that would prohibit local governments from mandating project-labor agreements in a way that critics say unfairly directs public contracts to union companies.Read More »
While labor officials contend it would be foolish not to give the new Bucks arena the benefits of a project-labor agreement, representatives of non-union companies are arguing that a PLA would be doing little more than limiting competition in a way that might lead to higher costs.Read More »
By Paul Snyder The proposed Edgewater Hotel redevelopment Wednesday morning broke through Madison’s legislative barriers with a positive vote from the city’s Common Council. But the $98 million project on Madison’s Lake Mendota shoreline still needs final approval from a ...
Tagged with: Bob Dunn Brian Solomon Cieslewicz common council Edgewater Edgewater Hotel Hammes Co. Landmarks Commission Madison Plan Commission project-labor agreement redevelopment tax-incremental financing TIFRead More »