The most recent attack on Labor coming out of Washington DC is specifically directed towards the lifeblood of our industry , “Our Apprenticeships” !!! please help us push back on this attack by letting the Department of Labor hear the concerns of working men and women. The attached link will provide an avenue to participate in this VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATIONAL PROCESS. The more participation we have, the better our chances of winning. Please l...
It's the day when everyone is Irish! Time for the St. Patrick's Day Downtown Parade which is on Sunday, March 17th.
Come help us make our float bigger and better than ever!
Here are the details for the St. Patrick's Day Parade
When: Sunday, March 17th Where: Everyone is to meet on Niagara St. off Elmwood next to City Hall *Try to park at the end of the parade route and carpool back to the start* Time: Arrive - 11:30 pm - 12:00 pm
Float Judging - 1:00 pm
Parade Starts -...
The regularly scheduled monthly Union Meeting will be held on
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
SMART Local 71 Union Hall
24 Liberty Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14215
This meeting will also serve as the annual membership meeting of SMW, Inc.
SMW, Inc. is the property holding Corporation for the Union that was established in 2000 for the purchase of 24 Liberty Avenue. There has been a change in officers, therefore, we are updating the By-Laws of SMW, Inc., to reflect these changes....
Tuesday, November 6th, 2018 is election day. It is important that we exercise our right to vote, but as Union members it's equally important that we vote for candidates that are pro labor and understand the challenges workers face today.
How you vote is a personal decision and one that should not be taken lightly. Please consider these Labor endorsed candidates when you go to the polls, but most importantly GET OUT AND VOTE!
We value each of our members and believe that your health, and that of your family, is one of our top priorities. We also recognize that your health is important to the health of our industry and Local. Because of this, we are very excited to announce the launch of our new “Health is Wealth” Wellness Program, beginning in September 2018.
Health is Wealth is being offered as a free benefit to you and your spouse. SMART Local 71 Healthcare Fund...