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Unlicensed contractors busted in crackdown

Original post made on Nov 17, 2008

San Mateo County authorities are warning homeowners about unlicensed contractors in the wake of a two-day sting operation in Menlo Park and Belmont that resulted in 22 arrests or citations.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, November 17, 2008, 7:45 PM

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Posted by Interested
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Nov 17, 2008 at 10:53 pm

Anyway we can get a list of these bums?
I betcha one guy I used once got stung!


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Posted by Licensed Contractor
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Nov 18, 2008 at 5:39 pm

Its about time ! I pay a lot more to do business the legal way. Now that the state needs the money they are cracking down . Hopefully things will change .


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Posted by Tired of this B*******t!
a resident of Menlo Park: Sharon Heights
on Nov 18, 2008 at 7:28 pm

Unlicensed uninsured contractors using illegal labor not paying any taxes, social security, unemployment or worker's comp, etc. Thank our cities for providing day labor centers so these illicit operators have a source for their illegal labor.
This crap really hurts the contractors who perform quality work, legally and supporting our country.


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