New committee to improve equity in building industry

The Bay State Banner’s Karen Morales reports on a recent City Council hearing to discuss the formation of a new committee that would bring all stakeholders in the construction industry to the table. The hearing was pushed by the Boston Jobs Coalition. BECMA Board Members Priscilla Flint-Banks -- Co-Founder of the Black Economic Justice Institute -- and Richard Taylor -- Managing Partner of the Taylor Smith Group -- testified at the hearing. BECMA also provided testimony in support of the measure.