Officials: Some Sandy cleanup workers underpaid
State labor law governing how cleanup crews should be paid was repeatedly violated in the chaotic aftermath of superstorm Sandy, ...
Sandy workers treated as independent contractors
Three of the men hired to help clear the Long Island Rail Road of downed trees were classified as independent ...
Most states, U.S. government have prevailing-wage laws
Thirty-two states, the District of Columbia and the federal government have prevailing-wage laws aimed at protecting a community's standard of ...
Contractor to pay $65G in back wages
A contractor who hired workers for Sandy cleanup and demolition at four retail stores, including one in Nassau County, has ...
Sandy contractors donate $271G to Mangano campaign
Firms that received emergency contracts from Nassau after superstorm Sandy have given at least $271,000 to Republican County Executive Edward ...
Mangano campaign subpoenaed in Sandy contracts
State AG Eric T. Schneiderman has subpoenaed the Nassau GOP and Edward Mangano's re-election campaign for information about contributions from superstorm Sandy contractors including Looks Great Services, which has nearly $70 million in debris-removal contracts with Nassau, attorneys for the recipients said.
Nassau: Contractors accused in Sandy scam
Nassau County authorities on Thursday announced the arrests of 61 unlicensed home improvement contractors accused of targeting superstorm Sandy victims. ...
Study: LI beach water the same despite Sandy
Bacteria levels in the water at Nassau County beaches decreased slightly from 2011 to 2012, while levels at Suffolk County ...
DiNapoli to probe post-Sandy price gouging
State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli will investigate for evidence of price gouging in bills submitted to New York State for ...
AG subpoenas Mangano's office in Sandy probe
Nassau has paid Looks Great about $35 million for Sandy cleanup work.