A Nevada construction group has formed to address safety issues during the coronavirus pandemic and launched a website to let people anonymously report problems at job sites. Click the photo for the full story.
Girls in STEM: Dozens of Local Girl Scouts Try Their Hand at Carpentry Local 1997 Union Carpenters helped local Girl Scouts learn valuable carpentry and life skills. Their support demonstrates to all that girls can truly accomplish anything. Click the photo for the full story.
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 based non-profit organization dedicated to empowering youths, adults, and families, through wellness programs that emphasize fun and safe activities with horses. [...]
Carpenters Creating Special Spaces It was a busy weekend for Las Vegas's union carpenters. Special Spaces is a non profit organization that creates dream bedrooms for children with life-threatening medical illnesses. Local 1977 Community Action Committee visited with Special Spaces Las Vegas chapter to help make a dream come true for [...]
Carpenters 2018 Nevada Midterm Endorsements The recommendations below were based on participation by carpenters at the local level. We believe our endorsements, especially in local races, are stronger if our local members are involved in the endorsement decision. Also, we have supported candidates regardless of their political party as long as [...]
Sisolak Stands with Carpenters This weekend, Clark County Chairman and gubernatorial candidate Steve Sisolak gathered with members of organized labor force, to express his support for laborers, worker's rights, and a commitment to making Las Vegas and Nevada at large Union Strong. Sisolak who vowed to donate his governor's salary to [...]
L.A. Mayor, Eric Garcetti, speaks to the SWRCC Carpenters Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti (center) and SWRCC Political Director John Hanna (right) Las Vegas - Los Angeles Mayor, Eric Garcetti, was the special guest speaker last Saturday at the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters' (SWRCC) delegates meeting. In an impassioned speech, Mayor Garcetti thanked [...]
SWRCC friend and Las Vegas business magnate, Steve Wynn, addresses Carpenters Las Vegas - Famous developer and longtime friend of the Carpenters, Steve Wynn paid Nevada Carpenters a special visit last night. He met with Las Vegas Foremen, Stewards and Council leadership about his company's expansion with the Wynn Paradise Park. In Wynn's address, he strongly [...]
The results are in: Sin City Carpenters Skills Event Las Vegas - Last weekend southern Nevada Carpenters competed in the Las Vegas Skills Event. Sin City will be represented at the Tournament of Champions in Ontario California by Brother Rury Enriquez-Miyamoto (below left) and Javier Herandez (below right). Rury took home first place in the Drywall [...]