Rejected

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Ensuring Inclusive Contracting

Ms. Chang-Diaz and Mr. Eldridge moved that the bill be amended in Section 6, in subsection (a), by striking out lines 197-200 and inserting in place thereof the following:-



“further, that said participation goals shall be comparable to those achieved, as a percentage of total project dollars, on recently initiated or completed inclusive projects in the City of Boston, including the Whittier Street Health Center, the Salvation Army Kroc Center of Boston, the Northeastern University International Village, and the Northeastern University Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex.”



and in said Section 6, in subsection (c), by striking out all after the words “construction contractors;” and inserting in place thereof the following:-



“provided further, that said contractor participation goals shall be comparable to those achieved, as a percentage of total project dollars, on recently initiated or completed inclusive projects in the City of Boston, including the Whittier Street Health Center, the Salvation Army Kroc Center of Boston, the Northeastern University International Village, and the Northeastern University Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex; and (iv) pursuant to the workforce training program established pursuant to subsection (a), the Authority shall develop and implement a program that provides training in construction-related trades to minority persons and women.”