BM/ST Joseph Azzopardi and President John Drew congratulate the DC 9 Painters and Paperhangers for the ratification of a 5 year contract with an over 90% YES vote. BM/ST Joseph Azzopardi and President John Drew addressing the members on the terms of the contract ahead of the… READ MORE
Please join us on Thursday, April 25th for a Memorial Mass for Construction Workers Killed or Injured on Worksites during 2018 and early 2019. All construction workers, their families and friends are invited to join with the Building & Construction Trades, union leaders, members and management. See below for details.
District Council 9 is proud to host our 4th Annual Community Day of Action this Saturday, April 13th at seven locations throughout New York State. Each year we come together to volunteer our time and skills to charitable organizations throughout the communities where we live and work. We welcome all members to come out and volunteer!… READ MORE
Any member of Local Unions 18, 19, 20, 24, 113, 490, 806, 1087, 1456 and 1486 who has a son or daughter graduating from high school this semester, has maintained at least a B average, and will attend an accredited four-year university, is eligible. Please provide the following information: ▪ Name, address and… READ MORE
The Association of Wall-Ceiling & Carpentry Industries of New York would like to announce that the 2019-2020 Scholarship Program is now accepting applications. To be considered, please head to https://aim.applyists.net/wc&c to apply. If you are having issues locating the scholarship on the ISTS website, click on “add new application.” The program key is “WC&C” and… READ MORE
On November 14th, District Council 9 hosted area high school students for its Annual Apprenticeship Week Event at the DC 9 Training Center in Long Island City. Local students from Queens Technical High School, Boys and Girls High School, Williamsburg High School for Architecture and Design, Stephen T. Mather High School and William E. Grady… READ MORE
On October 14th, District Council 9 joined together for the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. We walked in solidarity to raise awareness and the necessary funds to help save the lives of those who are diagnosed with breast cancer. We are proud to announce that we have collectively raised over $6,000… READ MORE
We want to give our condolences to the family of long time Local 1087 Glazier and DC9 organizer Stevie Goellner. Steve was a true Union man in every sense of the word. He will be sorely missed by all whom he touched. His passion for all his brothers and sisters in DC9 will never be… READ MORE
Reminder to all members that the 2018 General Election will be held on Saturday, June 30th. Members must bring their current union ID and / or current dues receipt. Please refer to the chart below to see where your voting location is and remember to come out and vote between 8am and 5pm.
DC 9’s own Chanel Rivera recognized by Labor Press as the Outstanding Apprentice of the Year! Chanel came to DC 9 through NEW, Nontraditional Employment for Women. After graduating NEW and waiting in line for 16 hours to get an application for a DC 9 apprenticeship, Chanel started the program in February 2013. Chanel graduated from the DC 9… READ MORE