Updated New York Prevailing Wage Rate Schedule

Updated New York Prevailing Wage Rate Schedule

This is a reminder for contractors performing public work in New York that the updated prevailing wage and supplement rates have been published and are effective starting July 1, 2021.  These updated rates must be followed regardless of the rates that were in...
4 FAQ’s on the New Prevailing Wage Amendment

4 FAQ’s on the New Prevailing Wage Amendment

We have been receiving several questions on how to comply with the amended prevailing wage bill that is now law.  There are questions that still need to be clarified, however the purpose of the amendment is to have employers provide additional transparency of fringe supplements when workers are on public works jobs.  Most of the questions we get relate to: “What do I have to provide to my employees?” 

DirectAdvisors Podcast #3 – New York State Construction Concerns: a Conversation with Brian Sampson, President of ABC Empire Chapter

DirectAdvisors Podcast #3 – New York State Construction Concerns: a Conversation with Brian Sampson, President of ABC Empire Chapter

We are excited to announce our latest podcast by Tom Santa Barbara, president of DirectAdvisors, entitled “New York State Construction Concerns”.  In this podcast, Tom interviews Brian Sampson, President of the Empire Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC).  Brian discusses some of his thoughts on the latest developments in the industry and the state of New York, especially the many challenges being faced amid the COVID-19 pandemic.