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Alex Dumke
Federal Labor Standards Compliance Officer

City Labor Standards Compliance Officer

15 W. Kellogg Blvd, CH 280
Saint Paul, MN  55102

Ph: (651) 266-8900
Fx: (651) 266-8919

Hours
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Monday - Friday
Federal Labor Standards
The Davis-Bacon Act requires all contractors and subcontractors performing work on federally-funded construction projects in excess of $2,000 to pay their laborers and mechanics not less than the prevailing wage rate (as determined by the U.S. Department of Labor) for corresponding classes of laborers and mechanics employed on similar projects in the area.

City Labor Standards
The Little Davis-Bacon City Ordinance requires all contractors and subcontractors performing work on city-funded (or state funded) construction projects in excess of $25,000 to pay their laborers and mechanics not less than the prevailing wage rate (as determined by the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry and the Civil Service System) for corresponding classes of laborers and mechanics employed on similar projects in the area.

Services
  • Monitoring prevailing wages on publicly-funded construction projects in Saint Paul
  • Prevailing wage complaint processing and investigations
  • Contractor and union training on prevailing wage laws
  • Prevailing wage statutory interpretations and opinions
  • Public data requests related to Labor Standards


Statuatory Authority
Pursuant to Chapter 185 of the Saint Paul Legislative Code, Section 82.07 of the Saint Paul Administrative Code, Section 5200 of the Minnesota Administrative Rules, Minnesota Statutes Section 175.171, and the Davis-Bacon Act the City of Saint Paul has the authority to monitor contractor’s compliance with local prevailing wage laws on publicly-funded construction projects in Saint Paul. View Prevailing Wage Requirements.

Documents and Forms
Visit our Documents and Forms section to download documents and forms to help you comply with labor standards requirements.

Prevailing Wage Complaints
Prevailing wage complaints related to labor standards are processed through the Labor Standards Unit. View Prevailing Wage Complaints.

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