Posted January 12, 2024

Brothers and sisters

Friendly reminder that the contract agreement (CBA) for the Painters will require 16 hours of training by January 1st, 2025.

For anyone that has not taken the new qualifier STAR SCT Class – please see below for information:

Contact the STARS program for SCT walk-in approval if you don’t see any class available.

 Upcoming important dates:

January 15th – Holiday Martin Luther King Jr

February 16th – DDO 

February 19th – Holiday President’s Day

April 1st – Painters DDO only.

May 24th – DDO

May 27th – Holiday Memorial Day

June 14th – DDO

June 19th – Painters only Holiday Juneteenth Painters only

Feel free to reach out to me if you have any questions,

Jose Luis Rivera

DC16 Business Representative

Local Union 272


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February 29, 2024


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