These Women Carpenters Are Helping Rebuild an Iconic LA Bridge Women carpenters with Southwest Carpenters are helping rebuild LA’s iconic 6th street bridge. Here’s what it’s like to be a woman in construction. In partnership with Time's Up. Click the photo to view the full video.
Meet Rocio, 24, Construction Worker Marketplace talked to 10 people who roughly represent the 164 million-person U.S. labor force. Ten stories, on question: "Is the economy working for you?" Meet Rocio. Click the photo for the full story.
6th Street Bridge Crew Gets The Job Done With A Lot Of Woman Power The 6th Street Bridge team of 170 includes 15 women - the most on any commercial project in Los Angeles and nearly double the Department of Labor's participation goal of 6.9% female crew members. Click the photo for the full story. [...]
Single Mom Becomes a Carpenter After Experiencing Homelessness This single mom of 7 in Southern California went from being homeless to being a full time carpenter.Click here for the full story.