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Inglewood NFL stadium plan developers, labor group reach jobs deal
Inglewood NFL stadium plan developers, labor group reach jobs deal

Developers of the proposed NFL stadium in Inglewood and organized labor reached agreement Thursday on jobs for the $1.86-billion project, avoiding a referendum that could have delayed the start of construction. "We now have certainty that the project will be an economic engine for the entire region and help turn the tide against poverty-level jobs in Los Angeles," said Rusty Hicks, executive secretary of the powerful Los Angeles County Federation of Labor. The deals between nine of the federation's unions and the developers, which include St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke, end a monthlong spat between the parties. After Inglewood's City Council unanimously...

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