November 13, 2015
For Immediate Release
Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters Expands Market with Trade Show Local 491
The Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters (NRCC), which represents over 30,000 members of the skilled carpenter trades in New Jersey and New York State, has merged with Local Union 491, which represents over 800 trade show carpenters in the Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia and Baltimore metropolitan regions.
As a result of the transfer, and as outlined under the Constitution of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, the trade jurisdiction of Local Union 491 will be overseen by the NRCC, one of the largest trade unions on the East Coast.