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Posted September 23, 2022

Brothers and Sisters,

Work has been steady but we currently have 23 Painters and 20 Tapers on the Out of Work List. Some of the bigger Contractors have been dispatching labor.

Be on the lookout for upcoming VAC opportunities! Local 3 will send out reminder text messages for those who are interested. Email if you would like to be notified about upcoming VAC’s.

It is Election season! It is essential for members of the Labor movement to support the candidates that support us. If you are not registered to vote, please visit

Please check back for a list of District Council 16 Endorsed Candidates.


Did you know!?

Brothers and Sisters, We will be holding our Annual Holiday Dinner at the same place as last year. It will be at the VFW Hall located at 2784 Stockton Blvd. It will be held on Saturday December 9, 2023 from 5pm to 10pm. Be on the lookout for more info.  We have a few VAC […]

September 11, 2023

Salinas Air Show

Brothers and Sisters, We have a big VAC event At the Salinas Air Show on October 7th and 8th, and WE NEED TO SHOW A STRONG UNION PRESENCE. All families and ages are welcome to enjoy the planes that will be at this year’s event. Feel free to contact me to add your name to […]

September 11, 2023