House Labor and Industry Committee

Economy & Business
6:06 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

At Hearing, Municipal Officials Propose Prevailing Wage Reform

A group of municipal officials thinks prevailing wage is unnecessarily taking money away from taxpayers.

The officials called for prevailing wage reform at a recent House Labor and Industry Committee hearing.

Under the Pennsylvania Prevailing Wage Act, the pay rate is required for construction, reconstruction, demolition, alteration or repair work that costs at least $25,000.

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