Community News

Allegheny County and the Philadelphia Board of Elections have released a list of mail-in or absentee ballots that have been administratively determined to lack a signature on the declaration envelope or lack a written date on the declaration envelope.   Your vote is too important to be thrown out due to a simple mistake. Use…Read More

Election Day is November 8th. EAS Carpenters need to get out and vote for pro-labor candidates that will protect our the union way of life and pass policy that provides opportunity for union workers   Use our Pro-Labor Candidate Tool to learn more about how to vote and what candidates are pro-labor candidates on your…Read More

The Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters welcomes the brothers and sisters of Millwright Local Unions 219, 443, and 715.Read More

Read the 2022 EAS Carpenters newspaper to find our about pro-labor candidates, how union carpenters are fighting back against wage theft, and more…Read More

In 2021, the EAS Carpenters shared stories about the actions our members took following the September 11th terrorist attacks.Read More

Jum-Mor was 22-year union member and a notable community servant who always took the time to connect his Union with local organizations that were looking to better the lives of working people.Read More

PRESS RELEASE: Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters Endorse Fetterman for Senate Philadelphia, PA — Pennsylvania Lt. Governor John Fetterman on Wednesday received the endorsement of the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters in the U.S. Senate Race. The EAS Carpenters represent close to 19,000 carpenters who live and work in the Commonwealth…Read More

The Summer 2022 Edition of the Carpenters News is here!!! Read stories about the new EAS Carpenters Dive School, the union built Great Wolf Lodge Project, our UCAN Grand Prize winner and more…Read More

  Job Summary The Carpenters Joint Apprenticeship Committee of Philadelphia & Vicinity is looking to continue its long tradition of training a qualified workforce that is prepared to ensure the most challenging construction projects can be completed safely and ahead of schedule. The JAC has been designed to help create many skilled craftspeople for our…Read More

4th-Year apprentices competed in the annual Philly Skills Contest at the Joint Apprentice Carpenters Training Center in Philadelphia & Vicinity on May 6th, 2022. The apprentices competing were selected as the top of their class in each of their crafts.   “Today is our 55th annual open house/contest where our top carpenter students, floor laying…Read More