Norma Davis' Family Fun Center Update
The union wanted union electricians on the Lansdowne job, which was almost done. Negotiations between the builder and the union failed and the site was picketed by UBEW guys.
Wednesday, a PECO worker declined to cross the line for the scheduled hook-up of the new building's gas line.
Sunday, PECO returned only to be met by unionists who surrounded and blocked access to the pole. Eventually, the police were called in and after arrests were threatened, the PECO workers was allowed to do its job.
Davis' Grand Opening is scheduled for Saturday. The building crew is working almost round the clock to get it done.
"It's going to be close," said Developer George Spaeder.
We'll keep posted.