Archive for March, 2016

Results and Pictures from the 47th Annual Graduating Apprenticeship Contest

Congratulations to all the Apprentices who participated in this years Annual Apprenticeship Contest. Competitions Carpentry: 1st Place – John Brunet, Local 157 2nd Place – Laura Gabby, Local 157 3rd Place – Daniel Benjamin, Local 926 4th Place – Robert Forster, Local 20 5th Place – Marvin Martins, Local 45 6th Place – George Brown, Local […] Read More…

Long Beach Super Block Petition

Nassau County and Long Beach need the economic shot in the arm the Long Beach super block will provide! We believe that this project meets all of the criteria for the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency to approve this application, and we cannot emphasize enough how important it is for the super block development to […] Read More…

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Are Unions Losing Their Grip On NYC?

Are Unions Losing Their Grip in NYC? (Illustration by Noah Patrick Pfarr) NYC’s union vs. non-union construction battle intensifies as financial and political ‘perfect storm’ takes hold. Featured in The Real Deal March 01, 2016 By Kathryn Brenzel Link to Article In the 1970s, union members had a monopoly on New York City’s skyline. At the […] Read More…

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Carpenters and Labor Crowds Gather at rally for Hillary Clinton in NYC

Crowds Gather For Hillary Clinton in NYC March 2, 2016 Ramon Taylor VOAnews.com Article in Full NEW YORK —  Following a string of wins on Super Tuesday, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton held a public rally Wednesday in New York City where she spoke of her “commitment to raise wages and break down the […] Read More…