**Please note that the inclusion or omission of any business or service provider on this site does not indicate endorsement of any particular product or service by the Staff or Officers of UA Local 488. We encourage all members to practice fiscal responsibility by comparison shopping**
- JetSet / WePark: UA members receive 50% off the regular 'VALET/WE PARK' rates only for long and short term parking. Shuttle service is included to and from the airport. This can be used for business or personal travel. (Please note that if you book on-line, the discount will not apply)
- ValuePark: UA Members receive 50% off at the ValuePark lot at YEG. Simply show your Union Card at the manned cashier booth upon check-out to receive your discount. Please note that if you book on line, the discount will not apply.
Mark's Work Wearhouse:
- Present the discount card (available at Local 488 offices) for a 10% discount in-store on select items!
- Direct Workwear is now open in Fort McMurray! Stop in at 8130 Fraser Avenue and Local 488 members get 10% off their already low, low prices.
- Visit Direct at http://www.directworkwear.com for their latest sales, or call 1-780-988-2667.
Mister Safety Shoes:
- Mister Safety Shoes is offering a 15% discount to Local 488 members. Please have your membership card on hand to receive this offer. View their website at: http://mistersafetyshoes.com
- UA Local 488 members can receive a 10% discount on P&F Workwear. Please visit Brasco Safety INC's website for more information: www.brascosafety.com
Clean Sleep is offering a $30.00 discount to all Local 488 members on the cleaning of any size mattress. The regular cost to clean a Queen mattress is $179.95. All you have to do is call Laurie at 1-844-782-1039 or email her: email@example.com and she will take care of the necessary scheduling.
Trinity Funeral Homes is offering all Local 488 members a 5% discount on cremation or traditional funeral services. Trinity already offers the best rates in Alberta and would like to reach out to all widowers and children of members in their time of need. Please visit their website: http://www.trinityfuneralhome.ca or give them a call at (780) 474-4663.
Garage Optical Ltd:
- Garage Optical is offering Local 488 members a 20% discount on their regularly-priced prescription safety eyewear.
- In addition, Garage is offering 50% off regularly-priced dress frames as well with the purchase of a set of lenses and frames for every day glasses.
- Immediate family members will receive 50% off regularly-priced dress frames when they buy frames and lenses for their dress wear as well.
- Please ask for the Local 488 discount when you come into the store.
- Garage is located at #100 18111 105 Avenue in Edmonton. Make sure you visit their website: https://www.garageopticalltd.com/ or give CJ a call directly at (780) 340-1773.
Iconic Eye Care:
- Iconic Eye Care is offering Local 488 members and their dependents a 15% discount on all regular priced prescription glasses and prescription safety glasses.
- Please ask for the Local 488 discount when you come in to the office.
- Direct billing is available.
- Iconic offers a wide array of services including: eye exams, urgent eye care and medical eye evaluations, contact lense fittings, eyeglasses, contact lenses, safety glasses.
- The office is equipped with a patient lounge, a play area for children and a family-friendly environment.
- Please note that Alberta Health Care covers the costs for eye examinations for children under the age of 19 and individuals over the age of 65. Alberta Health Care also covers the costs for medically necessary eye evaluations for all individuals. ** Please contact the Iconic office for more information. **
- Iconic Eye Care is located in the Currents of Windermere at 6105 Currents Drive NW in Edmonton. Please visit the Iconic Eye Care website at https://iconiceyecare.ca/ or give their office a call directly at (780) 705-6880.
Pro Optical Safety RX Eyewear:
- This Alberta based company offers site fitting services for prescription safety glasses. Visit the Pro Optical website to view their products. They also offer discounts to Union members!
- Lendrum Eyecare is offering discounts to our membership. Please contact them at 780-437-1409 or click the link for more information. DIRECT BILLING is available! Please quote Promo code: LENDRUM2
- Personalized Laser Vision Correction - treatment may be covered by your Local 488 Health & Benefits Plan - Call 1-877-551-2020 for details
Factory Optical Group of Companies:
With positive feedback from their valued corporate clients regarding the $100.00 discount on prescription eyewear, Factory Optical is happy to introduce a new and improved offer.
Effective immediately, the new and improved "Preferred Partnership Program" gives all UA and Local 488 members (and each of their dependants) the option for "Any Promotion, Any Time." All you need to do is print the attached coupon (on our homepage under "News and Info") to have the choice of any one of the following best 6 promotions, any day of the year, at any one of their store locations across western Canada:
- 40% OFF a single complete pair purchase
- 50% OFF lenses with or without a frame purchase (single pair offer)
- 50% OFF frames with the purchase of prescription lenses (single pair offer)
- 2 for 1 + 50% OFF lens coatings, lens treatments and lens upgrades
- 2 for 1 + 1 complete kids' pair FREE
- 2 for 1 + Free Polarization
Members will also be offered corporate pricing on prescription Safety Eyewear should they require them. Click here for locations of Optiks International (AB and BC) and Factory Optical (SK) stores.
Vicious Cycle Salvage - Motorcycle Parts/Repair:
- Vicious Cycle Salvage is offering 15% off new parts and $5.00 off the labour rate for service to Local 488 members. Please give them a call today at (780) 496-9859 or visit them on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VCSalvage/
Glass Masters Auto Glass:
- Conveniently located next door to the Local 488 offices, Glass Masters will replace most standard windshields for just $199.95 (plus tax)! Contact them at 780-989-3151 or email them for more information or to book an appointment. Their location is 17408 - 111 Avenue NW, Edmonton.
DTI - Diesel Tech Industries:
- Diesel Tech Industries is offering Local 488 members their basic DTI Guardian Safety System with high RPM automatic shutdown. DTI is located at 14215 - 120 Avenue in Edmonton. With the "Special Notice" regarding the upcoming Transmountain Pipeline work that requires all trucks and welders to have positive air shutoffs or both, DTI is offering the following discount to members:
*Both truck and welder with TWO valve installs* - Installed at DTI includes - the DTI Guardian Basic - (2) Systems x $1799 (dealer pricing) = $3598.00
15% Membership Discount - $540.00/Total Installed Price - $3058.00.
*Single Valve Install* - the DTI Guardian Basic - (1) System x $1799.00 (dealer pricing) = $1799.00
15% Membership Discount - $270.00/Total Installed Price - $1529.00.
For further information or to book an appointment, please give Daryl and his crew a call at (780) 455-9876 or visit their website: https://www.dtiguardian.com/.
St. John Ambulance:
- Members and their families receive discounts on various courses offered by St. John Ambulance. Please contact the the Local 488 office for the appropriate discount codes. The gift of life can be in your hands!
Acklands - Grainger:
- Local 488 Members will receive a minimum of 10% off (and up to 60% off) on the catalog price, in stores. Members discount code is "Local 488."
HOTELS / ACCOMMODATIONS
Hilton Garden Inn West Edmonton
The Hilton Garden Inn West Edmonton is offering Local 488 members a terrrific rate of $119.00 for their standard rooms with two (2) Queen beds or one (1) King. This is their lowest rate available so please give them a call and book today! Here is the booking link:
Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn West Edmonton
Company name: Local Union 488
RENAISSANCE Edmonton Airport
The Renaissance Hotel is pleased to offer a discounted room rate to Local 488 members. Please identify yourself as a member of Plumbers & Pipefitters UA Local Union 488. For more information please call 1-877-231-1724
The Radisson Hotel (Red Deer & East Edmonton)
The Radisson Hotels in Red Deer (6500 67 Street) and East Edmonton (4520 76 Avenue NW), are now offering discounts to Local 488 members. Simply present your union member card at the respective reception desks or provide your membership information when making a reservation and receive a 15% discount off of room rates.
The Doubletree by Hilton Hotel
(formerly the Mayfield Inn) is pleased to offer Local 488 and affiliated UA members a discounted room rate.
Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre:
- Clarion is pleased to offer our members a preferred rate of 15% off their Best Available Rates!
This gives UA Local 488 a permanent discount and there are no blackout dates such as GPS or Stampede.
Chateau Lacombe Hotel
- Experience the new Concierge guest rooms and lounge at the locally owned and iconic Chateau Lacombe Hotel in downtown Edmonton.
- 2016 Individual Traveller Union Rates: Standard King/Double Room - $135 single occupancy/$145 double occupancy. This price includes a complementary full hot breakfast buffet and parking.
- Concierge King Room: $159 per night. This pricing includes parking, access to the Concierge Lounge, service of deluxe continental breakfast and evening drinks and appetizers. For guest room reservations and questions, please call firstname.lastname@example.org. Please quote promo code: UNION2115
Red Deer Travelodge
- The Red Deer Travelodge is proud to give UA Local 488 a promotional room rate of $79.00. Please mention promo79 when making a reservation.
- The Travelodge Red Deer is pleased to offer complimentary WiFi, a continental breakfast and a pool for relaxing after a long day.
- The Travelodge is conveniently located to shopping, the Westerner, the Museum, Red Deer College and Red Deer's exciting nightlife.
- For reservations, please call (403) 346-2011.
Local 488 Members: Stay 14 days, and one of those nights is free so you only pay for 13 nights. Costs are $70.00 for two people, per night, and property can accommodate 4 couples with additional space available if needed. The properties are on the top floor of a building and are in a rainforest. Located 2 km from the beach, these homes are fully equipped with everything you could wish for a vacation stay. The property has a pool, gym and other amenities available to you.
Contact Brent Southwell at email@example.com or phone him at (780) 499-6696
- Check out the Edmonton Expressions Orthodontics website. You can also visit them in Fort Saskatchewan. Please contact them directly for more information
FINANCIAL SERVICES / INSURANCE
Streamline Accounting and Tax Solutions
- Take advantage of exclusive deals at Streamline Accounting and Tax Solutions. Local 488 members receive a 25% discount and retired members receive a 40% discount! Call us today and make an appointment. We are located at Unit 208, 9440 49 street in Edmonton. Please give us a call at (780) 705-8661 and we would be happy to help you book an appointment. Be sure and visit our website at www.streamlineacct.com
TD Insurance (Meloche Monnex)
- Learn how you can obtain preferred rates and coverage that suits your needs!
- TD Insurance is the home and car insurance program for the UA Canadian Pipe Trades.
- Get a quote now and see how much you can save! Call 1-866-296-0666, or visit their website at: tdinsurance.com/ua
Canadian Mortgage Experts:
- Visit the Canadian Mortgage Expert website or call 1-855-575-0555 for exclusive members-only deals.
- The Garth Realty Group is offering a 25% discount for all real estate listings - a special appreciation to Local 488 members. Please contact them at (780) 908-1322 or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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City of Edmonton:
The City of Edmonton is offering discounts to Local 488 members for their Corporate Wellness Program. Members will receive the following discounts:
- A 20% discount on annual memberships.
- A 20% discount on continuous monthly memberships.
- A 15% discount on multi-admission passes.
Simply present your proof of membership at any of the City of Edmonton's recreational facilities to purchase your discount pass. For more information, please visit https://www.edmonton.ca/activities_parks_recreation/discounted-wellness-programs.aspx
"Union Rewards" is a company that offers discounts for Canadian Building Trades Union members from a variety of service providers, including Financial Services, On-Line Business Supplies, Insurance, Wealth Management, Car Rentals, Home & Business Security, Hotel, Travel and leisure activites, and other deals exclusively available throught the Union Rewards site. Log in to register at www.unionrewards.ca. Click on the following link to learn more-