A ‘deathblow’ or a market saver? Carpenters’ union inks new contentious contract

In its latest bid to compete with the rising tide of nonunion
workers, New York City’s carpenters’ union on Wednesday
approved a controversial deal with interior construction
contractors. The delegates of the New York City District Council of
Carpenters voted unanimously in favor of a collective bargaining
agreement with the Association of Wall-Ceiling & Carpentry
Industries, a trade organization that represents interior
contractors, suppliers and manufacturers. The contract sets new
wage rates and worker ratios […]

Source: FS – All – Real Estate News 2
A ‘deathblow’ or a market saver? Carpenters’ union inks new contentious contract