May 2021

Happy Retirement

Friday, May 28, 2021


Tuesday, May 25, 2021
We have just received confirmation from the employer that the project will only be able to bring back previous visa holders, meaning all new applicants will not be receiving a visa to go to the United States to work. This message is directly from the employer: “The final regulation only allows us...

40th General Convention Protocol

Thursday, May 20, 2021
Please read the following letters from our Business Manager Rod McKay and General President Mark McManus concerning the protocol for the upcoming 40th General Convention.

Current Jurisdictional Areas for Business Agents/Representatives- Updated May 14/21

Monday, May 17, 2021
Members: Please find attached a revised list of jurisdictional areas for Local 488's Business Agents/Representatives.

Fab Shop Agreement

Monday, May 10, 2021
Local 488 has ratified the Fab Shop Agreement. Please read the notice below for further information.

Notice of Motions

Thursday, May 6, 2021
Attention Members Please see the attached notice of motions from our General Membership Meeting held via Zoom, on March 27, 2021.

Hot Job Notice

Monday, May 3, 2021
Greetings Members, Local 170 has declared the Active Water Treatment Facility South (AWTF-S) located 20 KM NE of Elkford BC a Hot Job. Any UA member working for non-union contractors on this project will be charged and may face expulsion from the UA. Fraternally Yours, Rod McKay Business Manager UA...