Manson Construction of Seattle is expected to get the contract to do the massive cruise ship dock rebuild.
The Assembly Public Works and Facilities Committee on Monday voted unanimously to send a resolution establishing the procedure to the full Assembly with a “do pass” recommendation.
A draft resolution was described as too wordy and overly complex by members of the Assembly Public Works and Facilities Committee on Monday.
While the policy does not require the city to work exclusively with union shops, PLA opponents are concerned it limits their ability to bid on certain work.
Assembly members want the city’s Docks & Harbors Department to reconsider a recent decision to bid a project without a PLA.
Juneau labor unions are criticizing a recent CBJ Docks and Harbors Department decision to bid a contract for two new floating cruise ship berths without a Project Labor Agreement.