Celebrating Brother Pelly’s 100th Birthday

It’s not every day that we meet a centenarian. This weekend though, we surprised our Brother Pellegrino “Pelly” Tulimieri with a special parade for his 100th birthday. Pelly’s been a member of Local 17 for 73 years and defended our country...

Fourth of July Holiday Schedule

Brothers and Sisters, Since the Fourth of July falls on a Saturday this year, states throughout New England have established different dates for its observation. These dates may affect your work schedule. Please review work schedules by state below: Massachusetts:...

SATURDAY: Brother Pelly’s 100th Birthday Celebration

Brothers and Sisters, This weekend, Local 17 members are coming together to surprise our Brother Pelly for his 100th birthday. We’re working with his family to plan a drive-by parade to celebrate, with banners and signs for everyone who joins. The parade will be...

TOMORROW: Rhode Island Contract Vote

Brothers and Sisters, This is a reminder that Rhode Island Members will vote on a new proposed contract tomorrow, Friday, June 19, 2020, from 12-2 PM. All voting will take place at the Rhode Island Union Hall, 22 Amflex Drive, Cranston, RI. Voting will still be...

Rhode Island Negotiations Update

Brothers and Sisters, At Local 17, we’re committed to fighting for you and your family. You bring unmatched skill and dedication to the job every day, and your wages should reflect that work and commitment. We’re still in negotiations with our SMACNA...