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...
As many of you may have heard, Local 71 lost a beloved and devoted member, Morey Ground Jr., at the young age of 37. He died on Saturday, June 16th, 2018, after suffering fatal injuries from a car accident.
Morey graduated in the Local 71 Apprenticeship class of 2011 and has had a long career with John W. Danforth. Thoughts and prayers go out to his friends and family, especially his three children.