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Carpenters Make Great Strides in Tilt up Agreement

Carpenters Make Great Strides in Tilt-up Agreement Last Saturday, membership sat down with Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters leadership at Local Union 909/951 to discuss the new tilt-up contract agreement. Persistence, hard work, [...]

Sisolak Signs New Bill for Workers

Sisolak Signs New Bill for Workers As of Tuesday, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak has signed two new bills into law. Sisolak signed Assembly Bill 136 which restores prevailing wage to public construction [...]

Southwest Carpenters Applaud Polis for Signing HB19-1267

Southwest Carpenters Applaud Governor Polis for Signing HB19-1267 into Law FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 16th, 2019 Contact: Heather Rutman 213.615.9211 hrutman@swcarpenters.org DENVER, CO – With strong bi-partisan support, Governor Polis signed HB19-1267 into [...]

Carpenters Welcome Fallen Hero

Carpenters Welcome Fallen Hero After 52 years of missing in action, Raul Guerra of Montebello was returned home and laid to rest yesterday. The remains of five Navy officers who [...]

Southwest Carpenters Improve Senior Care Center

Southwest Carpenters Improve Senior Care Center As an integral part of our mission, Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters (SWRCC) continuously strive to make the communities where we live and work better. So when [...]

SWCarpenters Stand Up to Tax Fraud

What is Construction Industry Tax Fraud? Many cheating contractors pad their pockets by evading their tax obligations. Using underhanded schemes, they fail to properly deduct and pay employment-related taxes [...]