Eugene School District v. State of Oregon

Construction Contract and Prevailing Wage

Case: Eugene School Dist. No. 4J v. State, 2006 WL 6151642

Synopsis: This case required Judge Rasmussen to determine the prevailing wage rates applicable to contracts for the construction and redevelopment of four public schools. Which required him to reconcile competing interpretations of an Oregon Statute. He concluded that the prevailing wage rates effective January 2002 applied to the elementary school projects, and the prevailing wage rates effective July 2002 applied to the high school projects.