LOS ANGELES CURRENT THREATS

Here is a list of projects in Los Angeles that are currently under threat of a Project Labor Agreement or environmental extortion.

Tuesday, 29 October 2013 09:36

Bringing Back Broadway Project


Bringing-Back-Broadway-Los-Angeles-RenderingLocation: Downtown (Los Angeles)
Projected Cost: $62.5 million

The "Bringing Back Broadway" campaign aims to revitalize downtown Los Angeles by tapping into the city's historical core. Plans include restoring historic theaters, designing more pedestrian-friendly streets, and installing a streetcar. The "Broadway Streetscape Master Plan," finalized in February this year by City Planning, is one of LA's first examples of a "Complete Street" project.

Sunday, 20 October 2013 15:37

Long Beach Civic Center

CivicCenter01Location: Long Beach (Los Angeles)
Projected Cost: TBD
 
Recommendation to respectfully request City Manager to work with appropriate staff to incorporate a Project Labor Agreement into the release of an RFP for a new Civic Center
Tuesday, 25 June 2013 09:28

City of Santa Monica

Santa Monica

Location: Santa Monica (Los Angeles)

Projected Cost : TBD

City of Santa Monica Moves Toward Project Labor Agreement Policy on Public and Private Projects.

Glenarm Power PlantLocation: Pasadena (Los Angeles)

Projected Cost: TBD
 
The City of Pasadena is being pressured by unions to place a PLA on their new 71 mw power plant.  Greenmail is the union tool of choice once again
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 23:54

Port of Los Angeles-New BNSF Railyard

Port of LALocation: Los Angeles
Projected Cost: $500 million
 
 
Thursday, 02 August 2012 02:43

Port of Long Beach

Long Beach PortLocation: Long Beach (Los Angeles)
Projected Cost: TBD
 
Blanket union-only agreement to cover all construction projects in the Port of Long Beach.
Wednesday, 01 August 2012 02:51

City of Long Beach

Long BeachLocation: Long Beach (Los Angeles)
Projected Cost: TBD
 
Blanket union-only agreement to cover all construction projects within city limits.
 
Tuesday, 31 July 2012 19:54

BlueFire Ethanol Plant

Bluefire-plant1Location: Lancaster (Los Angeles)
Projected Cost: $130 million 
 
BlueFire Ethanol Plant will be the nation's first Commercial Cellulosic Ethanol Production Plant, waste-to-ethanol plant.
Tuesday, 31 July 2012 19:52

Palmdale Hybrid Powerplant

palmdale plantLocation: Palmdale (Los Angeles) 
Projected Cost: $950 Million 
 
The City of Palmdale proposes to construct, own, and operate the Palmdale Hybrid Power Project (PHPP or Project). The PHPP consists of a hybrid of natural gas-fired combined-cycle generating equipment integrated with solar thermal generating equipment to be developed on an approximately 377-acre site in the northern portions of the City of Palmdale....If approved by the Energy Commission, commercial operation of the project is planned for the summer of 2013.
Tuesday, 19 June 2012 23:51

North County Energy Project

AntelopeLocation: Antelope Valley (Los Angeles)
Cost: TBD
 
The proposed project is a combination wind and solar energy project that could generate as much as 230 megawatts. The project would bring 300 construction jobs to the Antelope Valley.
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