The Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters Forms Partnership With The Navajo Nation To Build Housing on Reservation

2019-10-07T17:55:48+00:00October 7th, 2019|Categories: Press|Tags: , , , , , |

The Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters Forms Partnership With The Navajo Nation To Build Housing on Reservation Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters to Train Navajo to Build Much Needed Housing on Reservation; Navajo Veterans Will Be First to Receive New Houses Click the photo for the full story.

Labor Unions Celebrating Labor Day

2019-10-07T17:52:16+00:00October 4th, 2019|Categories: Press|Tags: , , , , , , |

Labor Unions Celebrating Labor Day TUCSON, AZ. - Southwest Carpenters and other labor unions celebrated Labor Day at the 23rd annual Labor Day Picnic at Reid Park. Click the photo for the full story.

Valley Veteran and Family Get New, Custom Home

2019-10-07T17:48:37+00:00October 4th, 2019|Categories: Press|Tags: , , , , , , |

Valley Veteran and Family Get New, Custom Home PHOENIX, AZ. - Jared Allen's Wounded Warriors teamed up with the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters to honor Corporal Cesar Garcia's service by building him a custom home.  Click the photo for the full story.

Tucson Training Center Makes Front Page News

2018-04-18T19:58:46+00:00February 19th, 2018|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , |

Tucson Training Center Makes Sunday's Front Page News Tucson - Over the weekend Tucson's leading daily newspaper, the Arizona Daily Star, ran a front-page article showcasing the newly re-minted SWRCC Tucson Training Center. The Tucson Training Center closed after the 2009 recession, requiring Tucson area carpenters to attend classes in Phoenix. Now, SWRCC Local 1912 current and [...]

Phoenix community shows up big for area Skills Event

2018-04-18T17:40:29+00:00January 30th, 2018|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Phoenix - The recent Phoenix skills event marks the beginning of the end of the local skills event challenges. Phoenix area carpenters went head-to-head to demonstrate to their community the dedication and craftsmanship of SWRCC carpenters and send two exceptional carpenters to Ontario for the Tournament of Champions later this year. The event [...]

Tucson Reopens Training Center with 1st Annual Skills Event

2018-04-18T17:38:42+00:00January 12th, 2018|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , , |

Tucson Reopens Training Center with 1st Annual Skills Event   Tucson – Tuesday was a momentous day for Tucson area Carpenters. The area’s training center reopened its doors after nine years, marked by Local 1912’s first annual Carpenters Skills Event. Fabian Sandez, president of local union 1912, knows the construction slowdown was especially impactful [...]

Carpenters Call for Resignation of Industrial Commission of Arizona Chairman

2018-04-18T18:44:00+00:00September 22nd, 2017|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Carpenters Call for Resignation of Industrial Commission of Arizona Chairman Phoenix - Over 160 members of Carpenters from Local #1912 filled the auditorium at Thursday's Industrial Commission of Arizona (ICA) meeting. The Carpenters were there to call for the resignation of ICA's Chairman, Dale Schultz. The Carpenters also called for the firing of the Director of [...]