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Letter of Support from a Union Brother during the COVID-19 Crisis

The global COVID-19 pandemic we are navigating as a society is unprecedented. Even the most well-prepared entities with the most detailed emergency plan encounter challenges. It is the nature of the ever-evolving crisis and the millions of interlaced parts. We swiftly took action to implement our contingency plan with success, seamlessly streamlining our operations and […] Read More…

Governor Cuomo Requires 90-Day Mortgage Relief and Additional Hardship Measures

The State will require 90-day mortgage relief, waiving payments based on financial hardship. There will be: No negative impacts on credit scores. A grace period for loan modifications – waived payments will be addressed “on the back end.” No late-payment or online-payment fees. The postponement/suspension of foreclosures. The State will suspend fees for overdrafts, ATMs, […] Read More…

COVID-19 FAQ Spanish

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Special Election Ballot Announcement

The ballots will were mailed out to the eligible members with a return date prior to 5PM on Wednesday February 19, 2020.  The American Arbitration Association (AAA) is independently conducting the election balloting and counting of votes.  If any eligible voter reports a missing or damaged ballot they can call AAA 1-800-529-5218, Monday through Friday […] Read More…

Vice President Michael Cavanaugh Honored at St. Dominic’s Labor Awards Dinner

On January 30, Vice President Michael Cavanaugh was honored at the Friends of Saint Dominic’s 39th Annual Business and Labor Awards Dinner to help Saint Dominic’s Family Services. Michael received the coveted Francis J.P. McHale Memorial Award for his commitment to making a difference in the lives of the less fortunate of our society. Since 2003, the […] Read More…

Announcement: Special Election Candidate Debate

Special Election Candidate Debate When: Thursday January 30, 2020 at 5:00 PM Where: Carpenters Training Center, 2nd Floor Common Room (Enter from Clarkson Street) Debate hosted by the Independent Monitor. All approved candidates are invited to attend. Read More…

Eligibility Notice for Special Election

Attention: All members must be eligible to vote on January 15, 2020 to receive a ballot for the District Council President election. Read More…

November is National Caregivers Month

The NYCDCC Welfare Fund is partnering with Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) to offer a benefit called MSK Direct, a program that offers resources to make an informed decision about cancer care. As part of the Fund’s partnership, MSK is providing members with information on preventive care/cancer. The below information was provided by Memorial Sloan Kettering. […] Read More…

Letter From UBC General President Douglas McCarron

LU 926 Supervision Letter from UBC General President Douglas McCarron Read More…

Join Us! April 15th – Tax Fraud Day of Action!

CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TAX FRAUD: LET’S STOP IT! JOIN US ON APRIL 15! NATIONAL TAX FRAUD DAY OF ACTION Where: Steps of the James A.Farley Post Office (8th Ave between 31st Street and 33rd Street) When: Monday, April 15th at 3:00pm A growing number of contractors are tax cheats. They pay their employees off the books or, […] Read More…