Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the Retiree Breakfast has been cancelled until further notice.
It is with our deepest sympathy to inform you of the death of Brother Ryan M. Troester a first year apprentice with Millwright Local 1693. Ryan passed away March 14, 2020 at the age of 24. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family at this most difficult time. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
OFFICIAL NOTICE from MILLWRIGHT LOCAL 1693
Dear Brother and Sisters,
On Tuesday, May 19, 2020, 7:30 p.m. at the Lisle Office located at 4979 Indiana Ave., Lisle IL 60532 we shall conduct nominations from the floor for the following offices:
All Offices Consist of a 3 year Term. We will not be Holding a Meeting, Nominations Only.
• Vice President
• Financial Secretary/Treasurer
• Recording Secretary
• Trustees (3)
• Regional Council Delegates (6)
THE ELECTION FOR THESE POSITIONS WILL BE HELD ON BOTH;
Monday, June 15, 2020 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Carpenters Local 237
2412 N. Main Street, East Peoria, IL 61611 AND
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 from 1:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
American Legion Hall
310 W. Butterfield Road, Elmhurst, IL 60126
COVID-19 Preparedness Qualification Online Course
The Carpenters International Training Fund (CITF) developed this new qualification to educate our members on methods to better protect themselves while on the job site. The new COVID-19 Preparedness Qualification (CITF) onlice course covers the rules and procedures outlined in the March 20, 2020, OSHA Guidelline Document.
This online course is available to all members through the CITF Learning Management System (LMS). Upon completion of the course and test, the COVID-19 Preparedness Qualification (CITF) course will display on the member's Training Verification card (TVC). You may access the online learning center from the Members section of Carpenters.org
URGENT MESSAGE! On behalf of Gary Perinar-Active Journeymen and Apprentice Monthly Dues will be paid for 3 months!!! To view the message click the link→MEMORANDUM
Effective immediately, any and all dues payments, questions, and assistance will be handled over the telephone with calls being made during business hours, 630.325.6036. Dues payments and questions can be addressed by email: office@millwright1693. Only office personal and essential delivery persons will be allowed to enter this office.
Please be patient, and we will all get through this together.
Improvements to Welfare Benefits During the COVID-19 Crisis Click the link below to view the Memorandum from Gary Perinar, EST of the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters COVID-19
As announced at June's Union Meeting, we will no longer be using union books, the International discontinued the production of these books. Members are encouraged to use there QR card, for dues paid through information and training history.
We will no longer be mailing quarterly buttons with your payments due to the rising costs of postage. Buttons are always available at the Local office or at the monthly union meetings.