Allentown Metropolis Council benches 'accountable contractor' ordinance

Allentown Metropolis Council benches 'accountable contractor' ordinance

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – Allentown Metropolis Council has postponed indefinitely laws that may have modified necessities for contractors in search of to work on some metropolis initiatives. The movement on the “accountable contractor” ordinance occurred throughout a three-minute particular committee assembly Thursday night time. One of many invoice’s co-sponsors, Councilman Edward Zucal spoke first and made…

Allentown Metropolis Council advances revised 'accountable contractor' ordinance

Allentown Metropolis Council advances revised 'accountable contractor' ordinance

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – Allentown Metropolis Council superior an amended model of the ‘accountable contractor’ ordinance on Wednesday evening. The modifications embody elevating the brink on contractors bidding on metropolis initiatives from the earlier over-$100,000 quantity to greater than $200,000. Contractors bidding on initiatives over that $200,000 threshold must provide apprenticeship packages conforming to U.S. Division…