The Washington Area Tentative Agreement did not pass with a 56% NO vote by our members (2,282 Yes; 2,907 No votes). See results here: buildnw.org/WWAresults More details from our Organizing team at Northwest Carpenters Union will be sent out on Monday, September 13th and Tuesday, September 14th on the upcoming strike. Thank you for… Read More
September 8, 2021 Letter to Members Dear Washington NWCU Members, Housing, childcare, and living expenses are at an all-time high and the gap between workers and the ultra-rich is growing. Our members are working long hours and there is a tremendous amount of frustration with… Read More
An extension was reached Friday, August 13, 2021 to continue good faith bargaining with the AGC and in accordance with the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) Sections 8(b)(3) and 8(d). The extension expires September 3rd. Thank you for all of the feedback you have provided… Read More
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United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America (UBC) For immediate release –August 10, 2021 Carpenters Union Commends Senate, President Biden on the Historic Bipartisan Infrastructure FrameworkUnion carpenters are ready to build back better. Washington, DC—The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America (“UBC”)… Read More
Dear Washington Carpenters - We have been closely following the work being done to organize around the dissatisfaction with the tentative agreements that were brought forward. We have also been in direct contact with many of you who have reached out to me, and to… Read More
The Washington Area Tentative Agreement did not pass with a 60% NO vote by our members (2,272 Yes; 3,471 No votes). See results here: buildnw.org/WWAresults As soon as we have more information to share, we will be in touch on social media, through texts and… Read More