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The Northwest Gardens construction site (Pic by Marcos Restrepo)

Broward construction workers begin receiving wages they are owed

By | 09.02.11 | 11:02 am

South Florida construction workers tell The Florida Independent that about 40 to 45 men, after weeks of being stiffed out of their wages, were paid with checks issued by Florida Shell Construction at the Northwest Gardens worksite on Thursday.

Workers at the Northwest Gardens construction site (Pic by Marcos Restrepo)

Developer will take ‘immediate and aggressive steps’ to address unpaid wages

By | 09.01.11 | 1:48 pm

The Carlisle Development Group writes to The Florida Independent today that the company is “taking immediate and aggressive steps to address” allegations by construction workers that they have not received wages for work done on the Northwest Gardens affordable housing project managed by Carlisle.

Workers at the Northwest Gardens construction site (Pic by Marcos Restrepo)

Stiffed construction workers seek legal support, get it from advocate organization

By | 08.30.11 | 1:41 pm

Broward County construction workers who said Monday that they have not been paid for several weeks of work at a Fort Lauderdale building project are looking at their legal options to recover their wages.

Workers at the Northwest Gardens construction site (Pic by Marcos Restrepo)

South Florida construction workers say they’re not being paid

By | 08.29.11 | 4:25 pm

Cesar, a construction worker who asked that we not use his last name, tells The Florida Independent he has not been paid after working eight weeks at a construction project in the Broward County city of Sunrise. He says at least 50 workers who work 10 hours or more a day on this project have not received their wages for anywhere from three weeks to two months.

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