by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 15, 2016

Respecting the line

On April 15th members of the Communications Workers of America(CWA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) who work at Verizon went on strike.  On Long Island some...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 21, 2016

‘Prevailing wage’ laws need rigorous enforcement

It was a successful and well-attended event and, other than the people who attended, no one knew it happened.On March 8, 2016, hundreds attended a Public Works Symposium at the Huntington Hilton...

by Brian Young | on Feb 19, 2016

New weapon in arsenal of activism

The General Building and Construction Laborers Local 66 based on Long Island, NY has just added a new weapon in their arsonal of activism.  A recent purchase of an LED multi-media truck is...

by Daniel Hinton | on Sep 17, 2015

Local 66's Joe Smith Wins Again

Laborers 66's very own Joe "The Irish Bomber" Smith, Jr. headlined the Rockin' Fights 20 card at the Paramount in Huntington. Smith took on Dion Savage from Flint, Michigan, and won...

by Steve Flanagan | on Nov 02, 2012

Tough Times Don't Last But Tough People Do

Message from Business Manager Steve Flanagan: I know that some of you are still without power like myself. We have been through so much these past couple of days. Recently we have learned that there...

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 27, 2012

66's Blood Drive & BBQ

On Thursday, September 27th the Mason Tenders District Council Political Action Committee and General Building Laborers Local 66 will be holding their Annual Blood Drive & Barbecue at their union...

by Steve Flanagan | on Sep 26, 2012

Local 66 Blood Drive & BBQ this Thursday 2:00 to 7:00 pm

Annual event at the union hall in Melville is expected to be successful once again On Thursday, September 27th Laborers Local 66 along with the Mason Tenders District Council Political Action...

by Steve Flanagan | on Jun 22, 2011

Message from the Business Manager

Negotiations is never an easy time for us. We are currently negotiating with six employer association groups - and two associations that accept the terms of the six larger associations. The challenge...

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