Thanks For A Great Labor Day

2019-05-06T22:29:33+00:00September 7th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Community Events, Council Events, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Labor Day On Labor Day we take time to remember that we are more powerful together. Though our special day has passed, the strength of unity exists in our community all year. Together we are building strong and leading the way. Thank you to everyone across the Southwest who came out and celebrated with [...]

Why We Celebrate Labor Day

2018-09-06T18:53:02+00:00August 31st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

Why We Celebrate on Labor Day It was 1882, just one year from organizing the United Brotherhood of Carpenters, when Peter J. McGuire first introduced the idea of celebrating Labor Day to the New York Central Labor Union. In McGuire's ideal mind, on Labor Day the average worker would arise to [...]