TOMORROW: Report to Rhode Island Shops

Brothers and Sisters, Our work in sheet metal makes Rhode Island buildings safer, and sharing the benefits of the state’s building boom with workers makes our communities stronger. It’s our duty to ensure the next generation of sheet metal workers can...

Rhode Island Contract Update

Brothers and Sisters, We’re building Rhode Island’s future, and we want our families to be a part of it. We know many of you have been working through this pandemic to meet the demands of the state’s recent building boom. At Local 17, we’re...

TODAY: Rhode Island Contract Vote

Brothers and Sisters, This is a reminder that Rhode Island Members will vote on a new contract today, Thursday, June 4, 2020 from 3-6 PM. This week, we worked hard to negotiate a new contract with our SMACNA contractors in Rhode Island. Our contractors have offered...

Rhode Island Contract Update and Vote

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our ability to conduct business as usual has been greatly affected. Our negotiations with SMACNA Contractors have been hampered in a way like we have never witnessed before. With the circumstances laid out...

Thursday & Friday: Drive-up drug testing

Brothers and Sisters, During these tough times, we’re making it easy to renew your Workplace Safety Card with drive-up drug testing. If your Workplace Safety Card has expired, come by Florian Hall in Dorchester this week to take your drug test right from your...