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New construction is booming across the Greater Lehigh Valley, and union carpenters are a big part of the growth.
By Kevin Lott, NRCC Local 167 Council RepresentativeRead more >
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New Jersey Carpenters Apprentice Training and Educational Fund Executive Director Discusses Carpenter Apprentice Opportunities at New Jersey Council of County Vocational-Technical Schools Event
September 18, 2017 – Edison, NJ – This summer, Ridgeley Hutchinson, Executive Director of the New Jersey Carpenters Apprentice Training and Educational Fund participated on the New Jersey Council of County Vocational-Technical Schools (NJCCVTS) panel to discuss apprenticeship opportunities throughout the state of New Jersey.Read more >
The Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters is building a state-of-the-art training facility next to its headquarters in Edison, NJ. The Council's new 100,000-square-foot, two-story complex and the UBCJA's International Training Center in Las Vegas were featured in the September 14th issue of Bloomberg BNA Construction Labor ReportRead more >
City of Utica Passes Ordinance Requiring Construction Contractors/Subcontractors to have NYDOL-Approved Apprenticeship Programs
September 14, 2017 - Utica, NY – On September 6, the City of Utica voted to amend the City Code to require all construction contractors and subcontractors – working on projects valued at greater than $250,000 – to have established apprenticeship programs that are approved by the New York State Department of Labor.Read more >
September 13, 2017 - FRANKLIN SQUARE, N.Y. – Nassau County Executive candidate Jack Martins was today endorsed by the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters (NRCC).Read more >
Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters Encouraging New York Members to Vote in Today’s State Election Primary
September 12, 2017 - Albany, NY – The Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters is encouraging all of its members in New York to get out to the voting booth today in New York State’s 2017 Election Primary.
To find your polling place, please visit: https://voterlookup.elections.state.ny.us/votersearch.aspxRead more >
September 8, 2017 – Edison, NJ – This summer, five members of the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters’ (NRCC) Local 254 volunteered at a Habitat for Humanity Veterans Build project in Warren County. On the project, NRCC carpenters dedicated their time and expertise to build a foundation for one U.S. veteran’s home on Pleasant Valley Road in Washington Township, NJ.Read more >