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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!



Congratulations to all of the Local 487 members who took home prizes from the raffle at this year’s STAR Event. Special congratulations to Fermin Guzman who took home the Chevy Malibu. Don’t forget to keep your certifications up to date. You can find all upcoming classes at the DC 16 STAR website https://dc16star.org/course-category/active-courses/  PAINTERS- Don’t […]

September 26, 2023

Save The Date!

Its here the Avila’s Cancer Fund 6th Annual Chili Cook Off will be held on November 4th, 2023 beginning at noon at Woodward Park. As always’ s DC16 LU 294 will be sponsoring the event. If you’re interested in participating in the Chili Cook Off go to www.avilascancerfund.com/chili-cook-off-2023. I will be entering my award-winning chili, […]

September 26, 2023