Illinois Comptroller
Aug 30 · 3 min read
Construction projects are set to begin all over the state next year as Illinois rolls out a $45 billion capital plan — the first of its kind in more than a decade. Contractors who do business with the state must comply with the Illinois Prevailing Wage Act, and those who do not are subject to penalties.

Executive Order 19–01 outlines steps the Comptroller’s office will take to ensure contractors comply with prevailing wage:­

Workers expect a fair wage so they can take care of their families, said Michael Carrigan, president of the Illinois AFL-CIO, during a news conference about prevailing wage compliance with Comptroller Susana Mendoza (left) on Aug. 13, 2019.


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