Members of the press should direct all inquiries for the Building and Construction Trades Council of Greater New York to Robert Barletta of The Marino Organization.
Telephone: (212) 889-0808 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Expanding Opportunity For Middle Class Jobs in New York City:
MINORITY YOUTH EMPLOYMENT IN THE BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION TRADES
Case Study: Edward J. Malloy Construction Skills
Ester R. Fuchs, Dorian Warren, Kimberly Bayer
“Construction Skills is the most successful construction industry pre-apprenticeship program in the country”
“An Extraordinary Return on Investment for Minority Youth in Construction Skills”
“The Construction Skills pre-apprenticeship program should be adopted as a national model for training minority youth for middle class careers in the construction industry”
We urge you read this report, (click on report image) which is a thorough analysis of the unionized construction industry’s efforts to promote opportunity, diversity and results in New York City.
It clearly documents that there is a path toward responsible development and public policies to support middle class careers in our industry, and that path runs through the unionized building and construction trades.