Sheet Metal Workers Local 17 Scholarship News Clips

Sheet Metal Workers Local 17 congratulates all 29 area high-school seniors and college students who were recently awarded scholarships totaling $151,000! The program, 100% funded by the membership of Local 17, ranges from one-time $750 scholarships to four-year...

2022 Sheet Metal Workers Local 17 Scholarship Recipients

We’re proud to create opportunities for hardworking students and help put them on the path to success. In April, Local 17 had the pleasure of awarding 29 substantial scholarships to local high school seniors and college students, totaling $151,000 in both one-year and...

Extended Business Hours for License Renewal

The Board of Examiners of Sheet Metal Workers is temporarily offering extended business hours during April and May to assist with license renewal issues. The upcoming extended hours are: Wednesday, April 27, 2022: 8:45 am – 7:15 pm Thursday, April 28, 2022: 8:45 am –...

Boston Bargaining Area- Special Order of Business Date Change

Dear Brother and Sisters: Please be advised there will be a “Special Order of Business” union meeting to: Hear, discuss, and act on a contract extension from the SMANCA Boston Contractors. DATE: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 TIME: 5:00 PM PLACE: Local 103 Electrician’s Union...

Close the Prevailing Wage Loophole

There’s a troubling loophole in Massachusetts’ prevailing wage law that undermines the stability of our industry. This loophole rewards companies that exploit workers and cut corners on quality and safety. It allows construction companies and temporary...