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Posted July 15, 2022

First, I know everyone is busy but I like to thank everyone who took the time and came out and voted on June 11th and when the votes were tallied and the results came in, I’m proud to announce that the members of District Council 16 voted Robert Williams III to be our Business Manager-Secretary Treasurer for the next four years moving forward I think Robert will lead this Council to the next level and continue to work hard for all the members of District Council 16.

Next month DC 16 is having its Annual Patch Golf Tournament held at the Las Positas Golf Course in Livermore on Friday August 5th, if anyone would like to participate in this event, please attend your local Union membership meeting on July 19th @ 5:30 to sign up we only have 4 slots first come basis.

On June 24th Retired District Council 16 BM/ST Chris Christophersen was Honored and awarded “Retiree of the Year” by the Alameda Building and Construction Trades Council, for those who don’t know Chris is a Local 1176 member who worked at Gillig LLC as a Bus Painter became Business Rep. move to the DC16 served as Director of Communications, became Director of Service, then was voted in as the BM/ST of District Council 16 , thank you Chris for your commitment to all our members and Congratulations on your Retirement!


AFL-CIO Member Survey

The AFL-CIO is conducting a member survey to get feedback on what’s important to our membership. Please follow the link below to complete the survey and make sure that your voice is heard. 2022 Union Member Issue Survey (aflcio.org) Keith Markland Business Representative Painters Local 159District Council 161701 Whitney Mesa Dr., #105Henderson, NV 89014

August 17, 2022

Walter Cantrell Scholarship!

District Council 16 is proud to invest in the future of our Families! District Council 16 is accepting applications for the Walter Cantrell Scholarship to the dependents of any District Council 16 member in good standing, to receive a $2,000 Walter Cantrell Scholarship. You must apply and submit an application, please read the rules and […]

August 17, 2022