Community Hiring Victory at San Diego Airport

The San Diego Airport Authority has voted to negotiate a PLA (Project Labor Agreement) with the San Diego Building & Construction Trades Council for the upcoming $3 billion Terminal 1 Project!

Click here to read the staff report and draft resolution. 

Project Labor Agreements enable local hiring and help manage complex projects to be on time and on budget. 

Much thanks to the board, union members, contractors, & community leaders who took action this morning to support projects built on-time, on-budget by local workers!

San Diego Airport will create thousands of good-paying local construction jobs, and will join the following airports in construction or modernizing facilities under a Project Labor Agreement:

  • LaGuardia International Airport

  • Long Beach International Airport

  • Los Angeles / LAX International Airport

  • Newark Liberty International Airport

  • O’Hare International Airport

  • Oakland International Airport

  • Philadelphia International Airport

  • San Francisco International Airport

  • San Jose International Airport

  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport