Toledo PLA Ordinance

Toledo Passes PLA Ordinance

With the support of the Mayor, Toledo City Council approved legislation yesterday authorizing Project Labor ...

Our members are were selected to work on $60 million project to bring ProMedica's headquarters to downtown Toledo.

Toledo Construction Members Construct Downtown Toledo ProMedica Headquarters

Affiliate members of the Northwest Ohio Building Trades were selected to complete a major construction project to transform downtown Toledo and help make the area more vibrant. The new $60 million ProMedica project, located on the banks of the Maumee River, will relocate northwest Ohio’s largest medical system headquarters to downtown Toledo’s waterfront. Construction crews […]

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Featured Local Union – IUPAT Glaziers Local 948

The members of Glaziers Local 948 are a versatile group accustomed to working in all kinds of weather to get the job done. They are trained to deal with both commercial installations and repairs throughout northwest Ohio and two counties in southeastern Michigan. One day, they can be repairing a door, a closer, or maybe […]

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Proposed law would make Prevailing Wage optional in Ohio

Construction workers throughout Ohio  stand to lose an estimated 16 percent of their paycheck if a recently introduced a bill to make the state’s prevailing wage law optional for municipalities becomes law. On Feb. 27, State Sen. Matt Huffman, R-Lima, introduced Senate Bill 72, which gives the state’s governing bodies the ability to pay construction […]

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Ohio House Rep. introduces So-Called “Right to Work” bill

An Ohio state legislator introduced a So-Called “Right to Work” bill to the General Assembly in mid-February. State Rep. John Becker (R-Cincinnati), with 12 Republican co-sponsors, brought forth House Bill 53, on February 13, that if passed, would make Ohio the nation’s 29th So-Called “Right to Work” state. So-Called “Right to Work” laws prohibit worker […]

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