Posts Tagged ‘Local 512’

Sep
2015
1

St. Paul Ironworkers Pay for New Apprenticeship Facility By Twice Doubling Their Own Union Dues

St. Paul Ironworkers Pay for New Apprenticeship Facility By Twice Doubling Their Own Union Dues
  In St. Paul, Minnesota, Ironworkers Local 512 recently celebrated the opening of their new apprenticeship training center.  The 18,000 square foot facility cost $3.1 million to build and was paid for by members who voted twice to raise their own dues to make the project possible.  Business manager Charlie Roberts, for whom the facility...
Feb
2012
28

MN Wal-Mart Protest Grows Louder as Union Members Come to the Aid of Non-Union Ironworkers

MN Wal-Mart Protest Grows Louder as Union Members Come to the Aid of Non-Union Ironworkers
Last week we broke news of a protests outside a Wal-Mart construction site in Lakeville, Minnesota, and this weekend that protest grew larger as Ironworkers Local 512 members have sounded the solidarity alarm and other unions have followed in support of the non-union workers on the job site. Exploitation of workers by AME Construction of [&hellip...;
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