Mayor Announces Tentative Agreement Reached on Local Hire
Mayor Edwin M. Lee today announced a tentative agreement with San Mateo County on San Francisco’s Local Hire Policy. Mayor Lee signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), which allows contractors performing San Francisco public works projects located in San Mateo County to equally draw workers from San Francisco and San Mateo to meet required staffing levels under the Local Hiring Ordinance. The agreement is subject to final approval by the San Francisco and San Mateo Board of Supervisors by resolution. Mayor Lee and Supervisor John Avalos will introduce the resolution at the San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday. Read more.