Request #18-159

 TO:                 City of Newton

                        Purchasing Department

                        1000 Comm Ave.

                        Newton Center, MA 02459


FROM:           Patrick Courtney                    


RE:                 Newton – General Building Repairs - 1626


DATE:           May 9, 2018



Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, I request the following. Please review the list below to ensure that all items are checked off and included in your response. If you are not the correct contact for this request, please forward and/or notify me immediately! Thank you.


  • Copies of certified payroll records submitted by Caruso & McGovern Construction, and all non-filed subcontractors to the general for work performed on the above named project. Please provide one week per month per contractor.


  • Certified payrolls are required by law (MGL Chapter 149, Section 27B) to include names, addresses, occupational classifications, hours worked and wages paid.


  • A copy of the MA Division of Apprentice Training apprentice identification card for each apprentice on the payroll (MGL Chapter 149, Section 27 B).


  • Proof of OSHA 10 certification per the MA Attorney General’s 2008 Advisory (MGL Chapter 149, Section 27B).


  • Copy of ALL applicable complete Minimum Wage schedules. MGL Chapter 149, Section 27 requires the awarding authority to request updates of wage rates each year after the contract award.


Please respond within ten (10) calendar days as required by law.


I understand that we will be charged the reasonable cost of providing the above. However, if the cost will exceed $100.00, please first email a list of all subcontractors on the project so that we may narrow our request accordingly, electronic copies are preferred. Email to if you have any questions.



Thank you very much for your cooperation.


May 9, 2018 via web







Point of Contact

Nick Read

Request Closed   Hide Public

The City has finalized its review of your request for public records. A search of all public records in the custody and control of the City reveals that the attached documents are responsive to your request. There is no charge associated with this request. This completes the City’s response.

In accordance with the state regulations pertaining to public records, you have the right to appeal the response to your request for records to the Supervisor of Public Records pursuant to 950 CMR 32.08. 

May 23, 2018, 9:49am
Document(s) Released Public
State Wages-Ext-1.pdf
Caruso & McGovern Construction.pdf
May 23, 2018, 9:48am
Document(s) Released to Requester Public
Caruso & McGovern Construction.pdf
May 22, 2018, 9:01am
Request Published Public
May 21, 2018, 11:50am
Document(s) Released Public
State Wages-Ext-2.pdf
May 18, 2018, 9:47am
Document(s) Released Public
State Wages.pdf
May 18, 2018, 9:47am
Department Assignment Public
May 9, 2018, 1:21pm
Request Opened Public
Request received via web
May 9, 2018, 1:21pm