In The News
Philadelphia (June 21, 2017) – On May 25, 2017, the Philadelphia Carpenters Joint Apprenticeship Committee (CJAC) held its 63rd annual commencement exercises at the Hilton Philadelphia to recognize over 135 Carpenters, Mill/Cabinet, Floorlayers, Millwrights and Wharf and Dock apprentices who have successfully completed their apprenticeship training.Read more >
Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters Volunteer at Boy Scouts of America Camp in Watkins Glen, NY
Watkins Glen, NY (June 19, 2017) – Members of Local 277 in the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters (NRCC) recently volunteered at the Boy Scouts of America’s Camp Gorton on Waneta Lake in the Watkins Glen area of New York.Read more >
Congratulations to the fifth graduating class of the Sisters in the Brotherhood Pre-Apprentice Program in Kenilworth, NJ. The 11 women are eager to enter the apprenticeship and become Union Members specializing in various crafts based in New Jersey.Read more >
NRCC Staff Members Daniel Christy and Bruce Garganio Appointed to Delaware River Port Authority Board
On June 16, NRCC Director of Contractor Development and Relations Daniel Christy (Freeholder, Gloucester County) and NRCC Council Representative/Delegate of Local 255 Bruce Garganio (Freeholder, Burlington County) were recently appointed to the Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) Board. The DRPA, made up of 16 members, is a bi-state agency that maintains and develops transportation links between the states.Read more >
NRCC Political Director Lizette Delgado-Polanco Reappointed as Vice Chairwoman of NJ State Democratic Committee
Edison, NJ--Congratulations to Lizette Delgado-Polanco, NRCC's Political Director, for being reappointed as Vice Chairwoman of the New Jersey State Democratic Committee on June 15 by NJ Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Ambassador Phil Murphy.
For more photos of Delgado-Polanco's reappointment, please visit the NRCC's Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/NortheastRegionalCouncilofCarpenters/
Morristown, NJ (June 15, 2017) --Members and apprentices of Local 253 and Local 254 in the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters (NRCC) gave their time and expertise during the month of May and June to renovate the Morristown Neighborhood House (MNH) in Morristown, NJ. MNH, a part of Cornerstone Family Programs, helps to build better lives and provide for families in need in the community.Read more >
(Philadelphia, PA)--On June 8th, the NRCC held a Delegates' Reception at Carpenters' Hall in Philadelphia. The reception gathered NRCC Delegates and staff for an evening of fellowship within the Brotherhood and Sisterhood. Here, you can find United Brotherhood of Carpenters (UBC) Second General Vice President Frank Spencer as he speaks to the delegates. Also pictured are NRCC EST John Ballantyne, President/NJ Regional Manager William Sproule, Southeast NY Regional Manager William Banfield, Northwest NY Regional Manager David Haines and Tri-State Regional Manager Robert Naughton.
Best wishes to Daniel Souza, Team Lead of Local 279, on his retirement. Since 1981, Daniel has brought honor to our trade and Union though his leadership on the job.
Take a look as Daniel stands proudly with his plaque, presented at the recent NRCC Delegate Meeting on June 9th in Philadelphia.