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Tag Archives: Milwaukee Building and Construction Trades Council

Safety panel: Mental health becoming priority as pandemic subsides (access required)

From vaccinations to mental health, COVID-19 has greatly changed how the construction industry thinks about safety. 

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Spending on infrastructure best way to get Americans back to work

Our country currently has the highest number of unemployed Americans since the Great Depression. While many of the 33 million workers who have filed for unemployment since the coronavirus crisis began expect to be rehired, many jobs will not come back.

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Northwestern, Freshwater a contrast in meeting hiring goals (access required)

Members of Milwaukee's Common Council were offered a study in contrasts on Tuesday: The construction team working on the Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons continue to meet the city's resident-hiring and contracting goal for the massive project. Meanwhile, south of Interstate 94, the group behind a much smaller Freshwater Plaza Apartments project is falling short.

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