Project Labor Agreement (PLA)

Commitment Title

Project Labor Agreement (PLA)


Columbia University negotiated a Project Labor Agreement with the objective that 40 percent of all construction job referrals related to the Project go to MWL construction trade persons.  Columbia works with its construction management firms and other relevant parties to prioritize construction trade persons from the local community for construction job referrals.

Columbia's Implementation Plan

The most recent Implementation Plan Report submitted to Empire State Development, along with evidence of compliance, is available below:

Implementation Plan Report - Project Labor Agreement

1. Signed copy of Project Labor Agreement Transmittal Letter


In accordance with the commitment above, the requirements for this commitment have been permanently satisfied.