Register for Member Mobile Portal!

We are excited to announce that your Over-The-Counter Dues can be paid on our Redesigned website at www.dc16iupat.org on the “Pay Member Dues” Tab! This process will allow our members the flexibility and ease to pay your Over-The-Counter Dues in real time, while staying up-to-date with all the News & Events of DC16 and your […]

NOW HIRING JATTF INSTRUCTORS!

Dear Member, District Council 16 JATTF is seeking to hire an Instructor from amongst our membership representing all our Crafts. If you are interested in applying, please email your resume no later than Friday, April 2nd by 3:30pm to Liz Herrera at liz@dc16star.org All applicants that have submitted their resume will be invited to attend a […]

Download the IUPAT Member App Today!

Starting in January 2021 your Over-The-Counter Dues can be paid on this plat form by clicking the “Pay Your Dues” Tab. To soon have access to this portal you must first create your account by downloading the IUPAT Member Mobile App. Please contact the local union for your member ID to complete the signup process. […]

Local 1237 By-Laws

The By-Laws Committee chaired by President Robert Ringor have working very hard over the past few months.  They have a final draft and we will be voting on them as soon as District Council 16 By-Laws have passed.  Copies of the proposed By-Laws will be sent to every member’s house prior to the ratification date.  […]

“We Love our City Storehouse” Union Workers Night

Raymond Beatty who runs the “We Love Our City Storehouse”,  has offered up a special night to accommodate Union Workers that may be in need of food assistance. The store already provides help to Active Service members and now includes Union Members also on Monday nights at 6pm. All you need to do is show […]

Project Info

Allegiant Stadium has been wrapped up. We had multiple contractors and members all over that project and is something that we as a local should take pride in being apart of. The Las Vegas Convention Center is still going strong and the Southern Nevada Building Trades is negotiating a PLA for future phases. The Building […]

Cancellations due to Covid

Hello Brothers and Sisters, Currently all Local Union meetings have been canceled until further notice. We have been continuing our E-board meetings to keep up with essential business and keep the local running. Lately we also haven’t had any VAC events on the calendar but keep a look out for future virtual phone banks. Wishing […]

Win a Yeti Cooler!

Register today for the Member Mobile Portal and get qualified to win 1 of 20 64 qt Yeti Coolers as seen below! Please call the Local union hall to retrieve your individual Member ID number or if you have any questions regarding how to register. Our Office number is 408-824-1280.

Current Cancellations

Brothers and Sisters, I wanted to give everyone an update on where we are at with Union meetings. Due to COVID-19 we are not having any regular in person meetings until further notice. With that being said I regret to inform you that the annual Holiday Dinner meeting, normally held in December, will be cancelled […]

Holiday’s!

There are three (3) recognized holidays in November: Wednesday November 11- Veterans Day Thursday November 26- Thanksgiving Day Friday November 27- The day after Thanksgiving

Safety & Training

We had a successful STARS event and gave away lots of great prizes. Please make sure to go to www.dc16star.org to sign up for classes including the very important AGMT course and make sure you qualify for next year’s event!

What is my 2021 Wage Increase?

Hello Brothers & Sisters, The Drywall Finishers and Painters will be receiving a wage increase come the new year, 2021. Please see below information for details of the increase. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me. – Troy Notrangelo Drywall wage increase for 2021: January 1, 2021 a $2.75 increase […]

Are Your Pipes Clean?

We are working towards a Project Labor Agreement for the Richmond Waste Water Treatment Plant. Project Labor Agreements are negotiated between the end user and the Building Trades to ensure working protections, project quality and delivery of a valued product to our community. This venture will provide among hours, clean water to our members and […]

IUPAT Hosts Presidential Candidate Joe Biden

We are only 6 days away from Election Day on Tuesday, November 3rd. Tonight @ 5:15 pm EST, Vice President Joe Biden will be speaking to IUPAT members about his plans to stimulate the economy and create more job opportunities for workers in the building trades. Critical issues are on the ballot this year, including: […]

Future Work in Santa Clara!

Large Project with Related Santa Clara is a unique partnership between the City of Santa Clara and Related Companies to create a LEED-certified, multi-phased, mixed-use destination adjacent to Levi’s Stadium. This urban center will incorporate residential units, restaurants, entertainment venues, hotels, retail, and office space to establish a new neighborhood in a pedestrian oriented “live, […]

Tradeswomen Build Nations

Good morning All! “The peculiarities of the construction workplace have been used to excuse the industry’s failures to implement equal opportunity for women. But construction industry leaders who have succeeded in integrating women have shown that the same diversity “best practices” that work in other industries work in the construction environment.” -Unfinished Business: Building Equality […]

Taking a Knee For Change

Join the SF Labor Council and Bay Area Labor in a solidarity action for racial and economic justice Saturday at 10 am. We will meet at Rockridge BART Station at 11 AM. #JusticeforGeorgeFloyd #JusticeforAhmaudArbery #JusticeforBreonnaTaylor #BlackLivesMatter #SFlabor #1u

Lobby Day

Labor out in force for AB 5. AB 5 entitles workers classified as employees to greater labor protections, such as minimum wage laws, sick leave, and unemployment and workers’ compensation benefits, which do not apply to independent contractors.