Out of safety for our members and their families, the following Local has cancelled their meeting this month: Local 436 Meeting on Thursday the 23rd has been cancelled Discussion is ongoing regarding other Local Union meetings and when the above-mentioned meetings will reconvene. Direction will be provided to all members as to when and where…Read More

Out of safety for our members and their families, the following Local has cancelled their meeting this month: Local 167 Meeting on Wednesday the 29th has been cancelled Discussion is ongoing regarding other Local Union meetings and when the above-mentioned meetings will reconvene. Direction will be provided to all members as to when and where…Read More

Click HERE for the full update from the Carpenters’ Benefit Fund of Philadelphia. The Trustees of the Carpenters Health and Welfare Plan and the Carpenters Savings Plan have amended the Plans to help the participants during this unexpected time.  The Carpenters Health and Welfare Plan and the Savings Plan describe the details below. Health and…Read More

Dear Members, Yesterday, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy made an Executive Order to shut down all “nonessential construction” in the State of New Jersey. Enforcement of this order will take effect at 8:00 PM Friday, April 10. This is just the latest development affecting our members since the beginning of the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) pandemic…Read More

The deadline for completing and sending in your application to receive a scholarship has been extended to June 30th! The Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters Scholarship Fund was created to help union families with paying for college education for their children. Click HERE to see if you’re eligible to receive a scholarship and…Read More

Out of safety for our members and their families, the following Local has cancelled meetings this month: Local 431 Meeting on Monday the 13th has been cancelled Discussion is ongoing regarding other Local Union meetings and when the above-mentioned meetings will reconvene. Direction will be provided to all members as to when and where their…Read More

Out of safety for our members and their families, the following Local has postponed meetings this month: Local 445 Nominations Meeting Thursday, April 16th Postponed Local 445 Elections Meeting Thursday, April 30th Postponed Local 445 Special Called Meeting Postponed Discussion is ongoing regarding other Local Union meetings and when the above-mentioned meetings will reconvene. Direction…Read More

  As the world has been crippled by the Coronavirus pandemic, the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters (EASRCC) is committed to supporting its membership during this difficult period. Through our Member Assistance Program (MAP), the Council’s Executive Board recently voted to make a significant infusion of financial resources to assist as many active…Read More

Across the country there has been public debate about how to properly balance social distancing to flatten the curve of the COVID-19 pandemic, while also completing essential work and projects in our communities. The Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters (EASRCC) understands this issue better than most, as their membership across seven states has…Read More

With our partners at the General Building Contractors Association, the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters has created “Job Site Protocols” as recommended best practices and suggested guidelines and resources for contractors’ reference concerning COVID-19. Through partnerships like this, we can have our essential members better assist in the fight against this pandemic and…Read More