It's complicated; Debate over city labor agreements continues
February 24, 2023
Iris Keller, the newly appointed Ward 3 Cloquet city councilor, peppered city officials with questions Tuesday as she played catchup on the complicated issue of project labor agreements in the city of Cloquet.
"You've been busy with the ins and outs of this for six years," Keller said to the other councilors.
Largely informational and fairly short, there was no vote at the meeting Tuesday. Instead, there was a first reading of a proposal to eliminate the requirement for private businesses to sign a PLA if they access $175,000 or more of city funds.
Instead of mandating a PLA, the Economic...