Project Labor Agreements
Statute prohibits government-mandated PLAs on public and publicly-assisted construction projects.
Right to Work
Statute neither permits nor prohibits P3s on vertical construction projects. Statute authorizes the use of P3s on tollway facilities. Unsolicited bids are accepted, but through a competitive bid process.
Workforce Development Incentives
Current labor supply satisfies 116.9% of peak labor demand.
State offered $5,235,712 in grants and incentives for workforce preparation and development in 2021.
Career and Technical Education
87% of CTE high school graduates are placed in colleges or careers.
NCCER is an approved curriculum for higher education CTE programs.
Job Growth Rate