Community News

INSTALL announced the retirement of Executive Director and proud member of the EAS Carpenter, John T. McGrath Jr. and the hiring of fellow EAS Carpenter David Gross as the next Executive Director of INSTALL.Read More

EAS Carpenters Local Union 253 is continuing its ten-year tradition this holiday season and helping to bring Santa Claus back to Jersey City.  In partnership with the South Hudson Civic Association, union carpenters help collect toys for the annual ‘Breakfast with Santa.’ at the Moose Lodge. Many children in the Jersey City area look forward…Read More

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