The Pacific Northwest Regional Council was offered to send 180 UBC journey level members to the International Training Center on March 3-6, 2016 for the UBC International’s “Journeyman Leadership” (a.k.a. 300 Hitter) program. 180 journey-level Carpenters from our Council can take part in this exciting training!… Read More
Pacific Northwest Regional Council Staff have met with the Wyoming Contractors group multiple times over the course of the last few months. After some in-depth discussions we were able to reach the attached Tentative Agreement. Your bargaining team strongly recommends a “Yes” vote. Ballots must… Read More
Our bargaining Team met with the Montana Contractors Group and reached a Tentative Agreement that we believe addresses the issues of the membership. Please review the following overview of the Tentative Agreement. Your Bargaining Team strongly supports a yes vote. May 22, 2015- UPDATE- Agreement… Read More
According to a recent survey conducted by the AGC, the trades are currently facing a shortfall of skilled crafts people. This is a good problem to have, and was an expected problem. With many Baby-Boomers taking advantage of retirement in the next 3-7 years, the… Read More
Your negotiating team has reached a tentative agreement for the Washington State Wall & Ceiling Master Agreement. Your negotiating team strongly recommends a “YES” vote. You should see ballots arriving in the mail soon, and will need to be postmarked by June 25th to be… Read More
As of Monday February 4, 2013, the state of Alaska will be under the umbrella of the Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters. We welcome the nearly 3000 brother and sister Carpenters from Alaska to our Council.