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Local 17 Members Donate $1,000 of Food to GBLC Food Drive

When working families need help, Local 17 is always there to lend a hand. This past Saturday, our members showed up for our Brothers and Sisters in Local 26, donating $1,000 of food as part of the Greater Boston Labor Council's Union Food Drive. I want to thank each...

Get Out the Vote for Joe Biden

Brothers and Sisters, In these tough times, we need a leader who’ll do more than just talk. We need a leader who’ll stand with workers and fight for us every day. The choice couldn't be more clear. Cast your ballot today for Joe Biden to protect our jobs and defend...

Tomorrow: Vote for Joe Biden and Union Champions

Brothers and Sisters, Tomorrow’s election is one of the most important in history, and it's on us to make a difference. When we vote, we decide the future of our country and our unions. And in these difficult times, we need a leader who’ll stand with workers. That...

Read the Local 17 Summer 2020 Newsletter

Sheet Metal Workers Local 17 is a building trade union representing more than 2,700 skilled and licensed workers throughout Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. We stand together as the most highly trained professionals in the industry, bringing top safety standards and quality to every project.

Local 17 was formed in 1896 so that men and women working in the sheet metal industry could bargain collectively for better work standards. Today, our members enjoy dignified contracts, industry-leading wages and healthcare, and a sound pension plan they can count on after retirement. 

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Dorchester, MA 02124

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