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News Archive 2008

IPF Serves Participant Veterans
Thu, Nov 20, 2008

IPF Serves Participant Veterans through Reemployment and Readjustment Acts


Shop steward classes
Sun, Nov 2, 2008

On January 24, 2009 Local 7 will begin to prepare the next generation of shop stewards and representatives for Local 7. The first group will be notified in December with the location and time.


Local 7 will never forget 09-11-2001
Sun, Oct 19, 2008

On September 11, 2001, New York City changed as we know it.  The Terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center Towers not only took the lives of Rescue Personnel and Financiers, but also members of the New York State Building & Construction Trades Council.  The New York State Building & Construction Trades Council member locals lost 62 members on that fateful Tuesday. Please remember our fellow brothers and sisters in your prayers. For a list of members that lost their life on that horrific day please click here


Smoking is Banned on all job sites in NYC
Sun, Oct 19, 2008

If you are caught smoking on any job site in NYC it could lead to a large fine and termination of your employment


Building Trades National Drug & Alcohol Program
Sun, Aug 24, 2008


Foreperson Training
Sat, Jul 5, 2008

Preparing for the future


Employee Free Choice Act
Wed, Jun 25, 2008

The Employee Free Choice Act would help level the playing field and get our economy back on track. That's why we've launched a huge campaign to get 1 million people to support this bill and tell Congress it's time for change to learn more please click here


Worker Misclassification
Mon, Jun 23, 2008

There is a nationwide crises affecting the construction industry. This crisis is the misclassification of employees as Independent Contractors.
To learn more click here


BAC Code of Conduct
Sun, Jun 22, 2008

A Commitment to Quality, Dependability, and Value
The International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers 2005 Convention passed a resolution endorsing the following BAC Code of Conduct: To learn more please click here


growing disparirty in wages
Sun, Jun 22, 2008

Although Labor Day celebrates the american worker it seems that the CEOS are the only group that is enjoying prosparity.The average CEO currently makes as much money in one day as their employees make in one year. To learn more please click here


Welcome to the New Website for Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local 7!
Wed, May 21, 2008

The leadership and members of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local 7 would like to welcome you to our newly designed website.  With in our site you can find out a great deal of information about our local and international union.Unions are an essential part of a strong democracy and play a crucial role in Americas public and community life. Not only do they give workers a voice on the job and help negotiate fair benefits and wages for their members, but they also use their political and economic resources to raise the floor for everyone who works for a living.