Priority Hire

On Jan. 29, 2015, Mayor Murray signed a new priority hire ordinance passed by Seattle City Council. City construction projects of $5 million or more will be required to have a percentage of project hours performed by workers living in economically distressed areas. In addition, City projects will have apprentice utilization requirements and women and people of color aspirational goals.





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