Riverside County Board of Supervisors

Same Principles, Different Place: PLAs in California’s Inland Empire

0 March 23, 2010  State & Local Construction, Uncategorized

Reporters for the Riverside Press-Enterprise newspaper connected the dots and exposed how construction unions are now trying to use project labor agreements to win control of projects in San Bernardino and Riverside Counties (known as the “Inland Empire” region of California). The March 20, 2010 article “Project Labor Agreements Spark Debate at Three Inland Agencies […]


Another California County Poised to Prohibit PLAs, While the Riverside Community College District Trustees Can’t Help Themselves

0 March 15, 2010  State & Local Construction, Uncategorized

Following the lead of Orange and San Diego Counties, the Riverside County Board of Supervisors is poised to take up an ordinance that would prohibit wasteful and discriminatory project labor agreements (PLAs) on county construction projects. If adopted, three of the four most populous counties in California will have said no to political handouts, and […]