COVID-19 Benefits for Building Trades Union Members

The Massachusetts Building Trades Council recently announced the benefits available to union members for COVID-19 exposures and positive cases. We highly encourage you to utilize these benefits if exposed to keep our worksites and communities safe. FOR MEMBERS WHO...

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Labor for Lydia Rally and Canvassing Event

Dear Sisters and Brothers, Join us this Saturday at 9:30 a.m. at 525 McClellan Highway, East Boston, MA, 02128 as workers from across the district and region rally and canvass in support of worker champion and card-carrying UAW member, Lydia Edwards for State Senate....

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Dear Brothers and Sisters, Please be advised there will be a “SPECIAL ORDER OF BUSINESS” Union meeting to: Allocate raise due on December 1, 2021. Regular order of business will follow. DATE: Wednesday, December 1, 2021 TIME: 5:30 P.M. PLACE: IBEW Local 99 22 Amflex...

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Dear Brother and Sisters: Please be advised there will be a “Special Order of Business” union meeting to: 1. Allocate raise due on February 1, 2022 This meeting will follow State Covid-19 guidelines and will take place at Local 17’s JATC Center, social distancing must...

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Election Day Tomorrow – Important Information

Election Day is tomorrow! Cast your vote for candidates who will support and foster New England's building boom, creating good union jobs and building a Boston that works for all. These candidates include Annissa Essaibi George for Boston mayor and Erin Murphy for...

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Level the Playing Field for MA Working Families

There is a loophole in Massachusetts' prevailing wage laws that has allowed some companies to shortchange workers, hurt local contractors, and cheat working families. Prevailing wage laws ensure that all workers can earn a fair wage, provide for themselves, their...

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Knock Doors for Annissa Essaibi George

Knock Doors for Annissa Essaibi George

With the Boston mayoral and City Council election on Tuesday, we need all hands on deck to elect pro-union candidates, including Annissa Essaibi George! Help us talk to Boston residents this weekend and get out the vote on Tuesday, November 2. We'll be canvassing on...

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No More Delays: Rebuild America’s Infrastructure!

We now stand on the precipice of enacting the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, the most comprehensive investment in our nation’s infrastructure in our lifetimes, providing historic investments in roads, bridges, ports, rail, transit, water systems,...

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SMW17 regularly holds meetings, trainings, and events that better help us serve our membership.
Check the calendar below or call us at
(617) 296-1680 for more information.

Sheet Metal Workers Local 17

1157 Adams Street

Dorchester, MA 02124

(617) 296-1680