Southwest Carpenters Improve Senior Care Center

2019-04-24T21:03:14+00:00April 24th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

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 the parking lot at ONEgeneration--an adult daycare facility--needed some improvements, LA City Councilmember Bob Blumenfield knew just where to turn. Councilmember [...]

SWCarpenters Stand Up to Tax Fraud

2019-04-23T16:01:52+00:00April 15th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

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 and premiums. The tax funds lost because of cheating could be used to help build schools and reduce class sizes, improve [...]

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Colorado’s HB19-1267 Puts Cheating Contractors on Notice

2019-04-04T14:55:08+00:00April 4th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

COLORADO’S HB19-1267 PUTS CHEATING CONTRACTORS ON NOTICE The Human Right to Work With Dignity Act Makes Non-Payment of Wages a Crime of Theft FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 4, 2019 Contact: Heather Rutman 213.615.9211 (m) hrutman@swcarpenters.org DENVER, CO – With a bipartisan 10-1 vote, House Bill 1267 passed out of the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, April 2nd. The Human Right [...]

SWRCC ENDORSES HERB WESSON FOR 2nd DISTRICT BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

2019-04-03T17:10:25+00:00April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

LA’S UNION CARPENTERS ENDORSE HERB WESSON FOR 2nd DISTRICT BOARD OF SUPERVISORS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 3, 2019 Contact: Heather Rutman 213.615.9211 (m) hrutman@swcarpenters.org LOS ANGELES, CA – The Executive Board of the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters voted unanimously to endorse City Council President Herb Wesson yesterday for Los Angeles [...]

Benefit Hours Buy Back

2019-03-28T23:19:24+00:00March 28th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Benefit Hours Buy Back En Espanol Are you short 60 hours or less this quarter due to bad weather? FIND OUT TODAY. You may be eligible for the benefit hours buy back program. Participant Rules apply. Contact the trust for details. Visit the Trust Fund website at carpenterssw.org Phone: (213) 386-8590 Toll Free: (800) [...]

Recompra De Las Horas De Beneficios 

2019-03-28T23:18:48+00:00March 28th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Recompra De Las Horas De Beneficios For English ¿Esta corto de 60 horas o menos este trimestre debido al mal tiempo? AVERIGÜE HOY! Usted puede sea eligible para el programa de recompra de benificios. Reglas de participantes aplican. Conact el fidecomiso para detalles. Visite el sitio web el Fideicomiso, carpenterssw.org Llame: (213) 386-8590 Número [...]

Carpenters Union Applauds Gov. Grisham

2019-04-03T17:00:20+00:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Press Releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

Carpenters Union Applauds Gov. Grisham  HB 85 ‘Union Security Agreements’ Law Signed by Governor, Protects NM Working Families FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 27, 2019 Contact: Heather Rutman 213.615.9211 (m) Santa Fe, NM – The Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters Executive Secretary-Treasurer, Dan Langford’s statement on HB 85: "Carpenters and their families [...]

Carpenter Helps Build Bridge for Youth

2019-03-08T00:47:11+00:00March 8th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Carpenter Helps Build Bridge for Youth The Los Angeles Youth Opportunity Movement Watts (LAYOM Watts) works to connect Los Angeles youth and employers. The organization serves as a launch pad for young people seeking education and careers. Last Saturday, the organization broke ground on the YouthSource Center's new addition "The Wardrobe,"  [...]

Prescription Drug Alert for Anthem PPO Plan Members

2019-02-26T16:45:08+00:00February 26th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Prescription Drug Alert for Anthem PPO Plan Members Check out this important announcement from the Trust for Prescription Drug Alert Anthem PPO Plan Members. Questions? Contact the Trust: Log in at MemberXG Phone: (213) 386-8590 Toll-free: (800) 293 1370

Attention District 5 Los Angeles Carpenters

2019-02-26T16:50:22+00:00February 26th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

LAUSD District 5 Special Election 2019 If you thought we were finished with important elections until 2020—you were wrong! There’s a vacancy on the Los Angeles Unified School District Board (LAUSD). At stake is control of a pivotal seat and the potential for billions of dollars in public works for the Southwest Carpenters. [...]