Almanac North - Feb 15, 2019

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Video Summary

Topics: “Duluth Construction Boom” & “Metsa Named IRRRB Deputy Commissioner”

Description: A big construction season is on the horizon in Duluth, with two major hospital expansions and the ongoing Superior Street reconstruction, to name a few. The building trades are going to be in demand, and an upcoming career fair will work to recruit new employees to the field.

And former state lawmaker Jason Metsa has been named the new Deputy Commissioner of the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Agency. He joined us to talk about his new job.

Guests: Adam Johnson, Carpenter’s Union Business Agent; Elena Foshay, Duluth Director of Workforce Development; Adam Johnson, Owner – CMC Construction; Jason Metsa, IRRRB Deputy Commissioner

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