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Cayuga County's state reps react to Cuomo's NY budget proposal

NewsChannel 34 WIVT/WBGH

Binghamton Chamber releases Legislative Agenda

New York Post

Andrew Cuomo’s vast public-construction plans come at a huge price for NY

Capital Tonight/Spectrum News

Unshackle Upstate's Justin Wilcox: "Listen to All Sides"

The Saratogian

Capital Region Chamber supports a 5-year moratorium on the Scaffold Law

New York Post

NYC’s becoming an even nastier ‘judicial hellhole’

Daily News

Dismantle this law: New York’s Scaffold Law diminishes affordable housing supply by driving up the cost of construction

Citizens Budget Commission

Groups Urge Governor to Consider Reform of Scaffold Law

The Batavian

Jacobs calls on Cuomo to reform Scaffold Law

New York Construction Report

NYCDOB: Work site injuries decline 20% as more than 100,000 construction site safety training cards issued

Commercial Observer

New York Trying to Find Labor and Construction Volume Balance.

REBNY

As New York Continues to Lose Hundreds of Millions in Tax Revenue Due to Historic Decline in Real Estate Sales, New REBNY Report Shows Broker Confidence Hit Record Low for 3rd Consecutive Quarter.

Crain's New York Business

Cuomo extends commercial eviction ban through Jan. 1

REBNY

The Real Estate Board of New York Reports Investment and Residential Sales Volume Dropped Nearly 50 Percent Since September 2019, Resulting in Loss of Tens of Millions of Dollars in New York City and State Tax Revenue.

Insurance Journal

Calls for Reform Revived Over More Than A Century Old New York Law.

Crain's New York Business - OP ED

It’s time to fix New York’s dysfunctional construction regulations.

Construction Dive

New York contractors ask Gov. Cuomo to repeal state Scaffold Law

Times Union

Business groups renew proposal to ditch New York's Scaffold Law.
Advocates say pandemic fiscal crisis requires end to statute that boosts insurance costs.

Commercial Observer

Construction Groups Worry About MTA Freezing Spending Amid Budget Crisis.

NYREJ

Scaffold Law Reform Coalition and the New York City Special Riggers Association request moratorium on Scaffold Law as state strives to reopen.

Long Island Business News

Construction spending is up, but so are costs.

Habitat

Check for Hidden Exclusions on Insurance Policies.

Crain's New York Business - Letters to the Editor

Attacking scaffold law is not the way to cut insurance costs.

Crain's New York Business - Ask the Expert

NYC building boom creates new challenges.

Habitat

Scaffold Law Bumped This Project’s Insurance Tab by 557 Percent.

Habitat

A Certificate of Liability Insurance is NOT Insurance.

Construction Dive

Critics blame NYC's scaffold law for rocketing insurance fees.

Crain's New York Business

Critics blame scaffold law for megaproject's insurance costs ballooning 557%.

Habitat

How the Scaffold Law Affects Your Insurance.

Habitat

Diverse Group Pushes to Reform State’s Scaffold Law.

REBNY

New York’s Scaffold Law holds property owners, employers and contractors strictly liable for all gravity-related construction accidents. Enacted in 1885, it is among the oldest laws in the state and an ever-present reminder of the need for New York to modernize its laws to reflect new realities.

Crain's New York Business - Opinion

Design-build, yes, but reform scaffold law, too.

Commercial Observer

Raising Hell.
A very old and very costly law (whch many people hate) keeps the city covered in scaffolding, but don't expect it to change.

AGC New York State

Proof that “Scaffold Law” doesn’t work.
Crain’s photo shows crews take risks. Yet only employers are punished.

The Central New York Business Journal

The Scaffold Law proof of New York's ongoing hostility towards business and common sense.

New York Building Congress

Debate Continues Over New York State Labor Law 240:
The Scaffold Law.
The Lines Are Drawn Again.
The battle to reform or repeal Labor Law 240, commonly referred to as the Scaffold Law, has been raging for years. But now, both sides are stepping up advocacy and lobbying efforts, thinking this may be the time for action in Albany.

NYREJ

Scaffold Law reform critical to attract more general liability insurance carriers in New York.

New York Post - Opinion

Tear down this law.

NYREJ

Labor Law 240: Among the most controversial laws in New York.

NYREJ

Labor Law: Proposed changes to Labor Law 240: Defeated without a vote in the legislature.

Habitat

What Condo Boards Need Know to Be Protected Under the Scaffold Law.

Habitat

All Fall Down: How Labor Law 240, the 'Scaffold Law,' Even Applies Indoors.

Crain's New York Business

Builders, insurers stepping up effort to dismantle scaffold law.

NYREJ

NAIOP New York State chapters visit state capitol.

NYREJ

NAIOP Upstate New York chapter visits State Capitol.

NYREJ

NAIOP's Upstate New York chapter visits state capitol in Albany.

Construction Dive

New York contractors ask Gov. Cuomo to repeal state Scaffold Law

Daily News

Dismantle this law: New York’s Scaffold Law diminishes affordable housing supply by driving up the cost of construction

The Batavian

Jacobs calls on Cuomo to reform Scaffold Law

Citizens Budget Commission

Groups Urge Governor to Consider Reform of Scaffold Law

New York Construction Report

NYCDOB: Work site injuries decline 20% as more than 100,000 construction site safety training cards issued

Commercial Observer

New York Trying to Find Labor and Construction Volume Balance.

REBNY

As New York Continues to Lose Hundreds of Millions in Tax Revenue Due to Historic Decline in Real Estate Sales, New REBNY Report Shows Broker Confidence Hit Record Low for 3rd Consecutive Quarter.

Crain's New York Business

Cuomo extends commercial eviction ban through Jan. 1

REBNY

The Real Estate Board of New York Reports Investment and Residential Sales Volume Dropped Nearly 50 Percent Since September 2019, Resulting in Loss of Tens of Millions of Dollars in New York City and State Tax Revenue.

Insurance Journal

Calls for Reform Revived Over More Than A Century Old New York Law.

Crain's New York Business - OP ED

It’s time to fix New York’s dysfunctional construction regulations.

Times Union

Business groups renew proposal to ditch New York's Scaffold Law.
Advocates say pandemic fiscal crisis requires end to statute that boosts insurance costs.

Commercial Observer

Construction Groups Worry About MTA Freezing Spending Amid Budget Crisis.

NYREJ

Scaffold Law Reform Coalition and the New York City Special Riggers Association request moratorium on Scaffold Law as state strives to reopen.

Long Island Business News

Construction spending is up, but so are costs.

Habitat

Check for Hidden Exclusions on Insurance Policies.

Crain's New York Business - Letters to the Editor

Attacking scaffold law is not the way to cut insurance costs.

Crain's New York Business - Ask the Expert

NYC building boom creates new challenges.

Habitat

Scaffold Law Bumped This Project’s Insurance Tab by 557 Percent.

Habitat

A Certificate of Liability Insurance is NOT Insurance.

Construction Dive

Critics blame NYC's scaffold law for rocketing insurance fees.

Crain's New York Business

Critics blame scaffold law for megaproject's insurance costs ballooning 557%.

Habitat

How the Scaffold Law Affects Your Insurance.

Habitat

Diverse Group Pushes to Reform State’s Scaffold Law.

REBNY

New York’s Scaffold Law holds property owners, employers and contractors strictly liable for all gravity-related construction accidents. Enacted in 1885, it is among the oldest laws in the state and an ever-present reminder of the need for New York to modernize its laws to reflect new realities.

Crain's New York Business - Opinion

Design-build, yes, but reform scaffold law, too.

Commercial Observer

Raising Hell.
A very old and very costly law (whch many people hate) keeps the city covered in scaffolding, but don't expect it to change.

AGC New York State

Proof that “Scaffold Law” doesn’t work.
Crain’s photo shows crews take risks. Yet only employers are punished.

The Central New York Business Journal

The Scaffold Law proof of New York's ongoing hostility towards business and common sense.

New York Building Congress

Debate Continues Over New York State Labor Law 240:
The Scaffold Law.
The Lines Are Drawn Again.
The battle to reform or repeal Labor Law 240, commonly referred to as the Scaffold Law, has been raging for years. But now, both sides are stepping up advocacy and lobbying efforts, thinking this may be the time for action in Albany.

NYREJ

Scaffold Law reform critical to attract more general liability insurance carriers in New York.

New York Post - Opinion

Tear down this law.

NYREJ

Labor Law 240: Among the most controversial laws in New York.

NYREJ

Labor Law: Proposed changes to Labor Law 240: Defeated without a vote in the legislature.

Habitat

What Condo Boards Need Know to Be Protected Under the Scaffold Law.

Habitat

All Fall Down: How Labor Law 240, the 'Scaffold Law,' Even Applies Indoors.

Crain's New York Business

Builders, insurers stepping up effort to dismantle scaffold law.

NYREJ

NAIOP New York State chapters visit state capitol.

NYREJ

NAIOP Upstate New York chapter visits State Capitol.

NYREJ

NAIOP's Upstate New York chapter visits state capitol in Albany.