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Posted July 23, 2021

Brothers, and Sisters,

The wage allocation vote results will be our first increase scheduled for January 1, 2022, will be majority on the net taxable wage. Meetings for Local 718 are back in person beginning the second Tuesday in August and every second Tuesday of the month moving forward. There will be a requirement to wear face coverings indoors for the meeting. The Executive board and I are excited to get the comradery back in person for these meetings. You can also expect a few items to be raffled off at the meeting.

In the Pipeline: Affordable housing in Sunset

San Francisco’s push to build affordable housing in the Sunset moved ahead Wednesday when a Board of Supervisors committee approved the acquisition of a parcel at 2550 Irving St. slated for 98 low-income family apartments. The three-member committee voted unanimously to recommend that the full board approve a $14.3 million loan for the site, currently a San Francisco Police Credit Union branch. The parcel itself will cost $9 million, with the rest of the money going toward pre-development costs. (San Francisco Chronicle)

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Jobsite Spotlight!!

Check the amazing work being done by Local 567’s highly skilled and highly trained professionals in the floor covering trade. This project is at the National Automobile Museum located in the downtown area of Reno, NV. Precise layout and expert craftsmanship on display, if you get a chance to visit with your family be sure […]

May 18, 2024

Changes in your Pension & Annuity

Brothers and Sisters,  I hope this message finds you all doing well. By now everyone should have received a communication from the Bay Area painters and tapers pension and annuity trust fund regarding changes to the plan. What does this mean for you? One of the changes that the pension plan trustees approved was for […]

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