Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Home (page 3)

Tag Archives: Milwaukee Building and Construction Trades Council

Unions in hurry to certify

Spurred by projected hiring goals, local unions are in a rush to certify members in Milwaukee’s Residents Preference Program before the first of three major projects breaks ground in fall.

Read More »

Unions at odds over Park East project (UPDATE) (access required)

Ground has not been broken for a future Park East building, but Peter Hanrahan already is concerned about who will mop the floors.

Read More »

Union fights may land in court

By Jack Zemlicka Courtrooms could be the next battlefields if unions lose their collective bargaining rights and struggle to collect dues under existing contracts. “We get questions from membership as to, ‘Why would I continue to pay voluntarily?'” said Lyle ...

Read More »

Sewerage District weighs stiffer runoff rule (UPDATE) (access required)

By Marie Rohde A Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District proposal that would implement a more stringent storm water runoff rule covering redevelopment projects has cleared its first hurdle despite concerns raised by some officials. The board that oversees the sewerage district ...

Read More »