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 members…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

Our members are essential employees who are working through the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) health crisis. The skilled work our members perform for medical and emergency facilities are important to keep our country moving forward. The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America with the help of staff at the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council…Read More

The Greater Pennsylvania Carpenters Combined Funds Board of Trustees has made amendments to the Medical Plan in response to the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) health crisis. The first amendment provides that all active members who are eligible in the Plan on April 1, 2020 will receive coverage at no charge for benefit quarter of July 1st,…Read More

Out of safety for our members and their families, the following Locals have cancelled meetings for this week: Local 255 Meeting Tuesday, April 14th 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 next meeting…Read More

Out of safety for our members and their families, the following Locals have cancelled meetings for this week: Local 491 Meeting Tuesday, April 14th 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 next meeting…Read More

The federal FFCRA takes effect April 1, 2020. The law requires employers to provide two types of leave: Emergency Paid Sick Leave and Emergency Childcare Leave. This information from the New Jersey Department of Labor may be useful to you or your family. If you have any questions please reach out to the NJ DOL.Read More