Section 3 Participation
Sustainable Fellwood Subcontractors continue to employ local residents of Chatham and surrounding Counties. During the month of March, 97 (local residents /51%) out of 190 (total number of workers on-site for March) were employed on Sustainable Fellwood – Phase I. A total of 203 (52%) local residents have been employed on Phase I.
Construction Apprentice Participants
CAP* students hired to-date: A total of 13 CAP participants have been hired on Phase I. Several Sustainable Fellwood Subcontractors continue
to hire and train CAP program participants.
*CAP is a collaborative effort between Step Up Savannah, Chatham County, and Savannah Technical College and the Home Builders Association of Savannah
A total of 27 individuals were hired as new employees in March and 167 individuals were hired to-date as a result of this project.
To-date (as of March 30, 2009) 391 workers have been badged. Estimated Average number of workers on-site daily: 45. All workers on-site are required to present documentation to support their ability to work legally in the United States; provide proof of identity and proof of employment authorization. This is an E-Verify worksite.
- Total workers on-site March: 190
- African-American (AA) – 71 / 37%
- Hispanic – 36 / 19%
- Caucasian – 83 / 44%
Department of Corrections
Two (2) individuals have been hired from the local Transition Center.