Archive for January, 2017

Rally For Worker Safety

THE TIME FOR ACTION IS NOW! City Council must pass real worker safety legislation When: Tuesday, January 31st, 11:30 AM Where: City Hall What: Dead Construction Workers Have No Voice! Join your fellow Trades Workers as we give a voice to the dead. Members of the Building Trades will protest deadly exploitation to ensure that […] Read More…

Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr. Legacy

“The labor movement was the principal force that transformed misery and despair into hope and progress.”   Though the MLK holiday is primarily a celebration of a civil rights leader and his fight for racial equality in America, it is also a day to celebrate a leader who believed in the union ideal and worker’s […] Read More…

Join the Latino Club on the Five Boro Bike Tour

Join us the NYC & Vicinity Carpenters Latino Club at The New York City 5 Boro Bike Tour on Sunday, May 7, 2017 7:30am- The Ride Starts, 5:00 pm – The Ride Ends at the Bike Tour Festival at Fort Wadsworth in Staten Island All are welcomed to join the Latino Club to raise money […] Read More…

Training Verification Cards to be Issued by UBC

The Carpenters International Training Fund (CITF) is pleased to announce that soon all members will have a Training Verification Card (TVC). Members who did not receive a card in the initial mailing will be receiving theirs in the mail soon. Please note that the CITF is using the member’s local union as their return address. […] Read More…

300 Hitters Applications Now Available For March 9-12

The NYCDCC will be sending more Journeyman leaders to the UBC’s International Training Center in Las Vegas from March 9 – 12 to participate in another round of the Building Leadership for a Strong Future leadership series.   Applications are available now online, and for more information contact Maria Delgado at mdelgado@nycdistrictcouncil.org, or by phone at […] Read More…

Uniform Land Use Review Procedure Training Now Available

Uniform Land Use Review Procedure training Wednesday, January 25th at 4:30 pm 395 Hudson Street, Carpenters Training Center Common Room   Open to all staff and members!   Learn how NYC zoning works Learn how to effectively advocate for or against development projects Be an active participant in your community Become an active member of the […] Read More…