Massachusetts’ top court had to decide – whose rules rule private helicopter landing sites.  In Roma III v Board of Appeals of Rockport SJC 12278 (20018), the town of Rockport’s zoning rule required people wanting to set up private heliports on land in town, to get a special permit.  The landowner had a house on… Read More

What HVAC jobs get Massachusetts prevailing wage? Workers on Massachusetts public construction projects must get paid what are called prevailing wages.  Prevailing wage standards generally track wage rates unions reach in collective bargaining agreements – higher than those usually paid by non-union companies. In a recent case, the Massachusetts Appeals Court heard from a company… Read More