On June 4, 2015, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a deal on several new project labor agreements with the Building and Construction Trades Council of Greater New York (BCTC) that will cover an estimated $8 billion of construction projects throughout the term of the agreements and will save the City over $347 million. In negotiating the current PLAs, the City focused on methods to increase opportunities for Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises, and created notable exemptions within the agreement to improve M/WBE participation in City construction work.
There is one new agreement covering specified new construction:
There is one new agreement that covers renovation and rehabilitation work in DEP Plants/Buildings within New York City:
There is a single new agreement for the rehabilitation, renovation and repair of existing city owned structures for the following agencies:
[Note: the NYC School Construction Authority (SCA) has its own distinct PLA. Read the agreement.]
Additionally, there are updated PLA vendor training slides.
2015 New Construction PLA Notice to Bidders/FAQ
2015 DEP Renovation of buildings and plants within New York City PLA Notice To Bidders/FAQ.
2015 multiple agency rehabilitation, renovation & repair of existing City owned structures PLA Notice To Bidders/FAQ.
A union contact list
2015 PLA Letter of Assent
PLA Contractor Checklist