April 18, 2018 – Allentown, PA – On April 4th, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf appointed Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters’ (NRCC) Local 167 Council Representative Kevin Lott to Pennsylvania’s Uniform Construction Code Review and Advisory Council.
“I am extremely honored to be given this opportunity and I am eager to contribute to the effort of writing and reviewing codes and policies to help the economy, residents and labor movement in the region,” said NRCC Local 167 Council Representative Kevin Lott. “The Uniform Construction Code Review and Advisory Council is a key influencer when it comes to creating better infrastructure and more stable, environmentally-friendly, safer structures/construction projects in Pennsylvania.”
According to the organization’s website: “The Uniform Construction Code Review and Advisory Council was established by the Pennsylvania Construction Code Act (PCCA) and consists of 21 members, with appointments made by the Governor and the General Assembly. The members represent industry sectors that participate in the various aspects relating to building - including building component design, construction, building code enforcement and local government representation and is charged with making recommendations to the Governor, the General Assembly and Labor & Industry regarding proposed changes to the PCCA.”
“Congratulations to Kevin for being appointed to the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code Review and Advisory Council,” said NRCC Tri-State Area Regional Manager Robert Naughton. “It’s important for our representatives to have a seat at the table so we can ensure that reputable construction contractors are operating in the state and projects are constructed safely and under code.”
The Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters (NRCC) represents nearly 40,000 hardworking men and women in Delaware and New Jersey and portions of Maryland, New York, and Pennsylvania. NRCC is one of the largest trade unions on the East Coast. The NRCC equips professional men and women carpenters with the skills, training and quality workmanship that are demanded in today's construction industry. For more information on NRCC, please visit our website: northeastcarpenters.org & like us on social Facebook: facebook.com/NortheastRegionalCouncilofCarpenters; Twitter: @nrccarpenters; Instagram: @northeastcarpenters; LinkedIn: linkedin.com/company/northeastcarpenters; and Snapchat: @nrccarpenters