Votes Are In!

Posted June 16, 2022

Brothers and Sisters,

I would like to thank everyone who came out to vote on the District Council 16 Election and the Northern California Painters Wage Allocation. Also, a huge thank you to the members who gave up their Saturday to help with the Election process.

Bay Area Commercial Painters voted overwhelmingly for Wage Allocation Option 1. The following total package increase will take effect January 1, 2023:

$0.05 Market Recovery

$0.35 Health & Welfare estimated cost

  **Any dollar amount not needed for Health & Welfare will go to Annuity (which is nontaxable) **

$0.05 JATC

$0.55 Annuity

$1.00 Vacation

The Drywall Finishers Contract negotiations are in progress. We will update the members as soon as there is information to report.  

Local 3 would like to recognize Local 3 member Jason Anthony and Local 1176 member Albert Anthony for their doing their part in the Community!



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