Related, City Reach Wage, Housing Deal At Hudson Yards

Law360, New York (March 20, 2014, 5:27 PM EDT) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio reached a deal with Related Cos. on Thursday to guarantee fair wages for workers employed in the construction of Related's massive 26-acre Hudson Yards project on the west side of Manhattan, which broke ground this week.

Related agreed to pay a minimum $10.30 per hour plus benefits, or $11.90 per hour without benefits, to 1,650 workers at the site, including building maintenance and security personnel, according to a statement from the mayor's office. The project had previously been exempt...
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