Blog2019-01-31T22:54:45+00:00

What’s New in the Southwest?

Carpenters to Cowboys

Carpenters to Cowboys Last Saturday, Local 1977 Union Carpenters rolled up their sleeves and traded their hard hats for cowboy hats, to help Horses 4 Heroes (H4H). H4H is a Las Vegas [...]

What is Wage Theft?

What is Wage Theft? Every morning you rise before the sun, leaving your sleeping family. You spend your day doing valuable, back breaking work, literally building communities with your hands. Little league games, school [...]

Stick a Nail in HPV

Stick a Nail in HPV Did you know that January is National Cervical Health Awareness Month? Nothing matters more than the health of our families, and our brother and sister carpenters. Cervical cancer [...]

Who Doesn’t Love Bacon?

Who Doesn't Love Bacon? It can be difficult to find issues that Democrats and Republicans can come to the table and agree on, but according to recent surveys, Davis-Bacon and prevailing wage [...]

OSHA Winter Safety Tips

OSHA Winter Safety Tips It's natural to picture the deserts and sunshine when you imagine the southwest, but our members in Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, California, Nevada and even Arizona have to brave [...]

Carpenters Keep Bakersfield Beautiful

Carpenters Keep Bakersfield Beautiful Southwest Carpenters take great pride in their community. That's why Local 661 Carpenters were more than happy to lend a hand to their neighbors, with Keep [...]