Set-aside law rejected

April 1997
Underground Construction;Apr97, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p10
Trade Publication
Reports that the city of Philadelphia has lost its battle with the Supreme Court over a law that sets aside a small portion of its public work spending for businesses owned by women or minorities. Why Philadelphia's city government must continue complying with an executive order; Other cities with programs that are diminishing because of adverse court rulings.


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