VP John Norbury – Queens County St. Patrick’s Day Parade Honoree

VP John Norbury  – Queens County St. Patrick’s Day Parade Honoree

Local 79 Vice President John Norbury is an Honorary Grand Marshall at the 44th Annual Queens County St. Patrick’s Day Parade this Saturday in the Rockaways. John will also be honored along with …

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GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING DATES FOR 2019

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING DATES FOR 2019

LOCAL 79 MEMBERSHIP MEETING DATES FOR 2019 IS AS FOLLOW:
PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

JANUARY 16TH

MARCH 20TH

APRIL 17TH

MAY 15TH

JUNE 19TH

JULY 17TH

SEPTEMBER 18TH

OCTOBER 16TH

NOVEMBER 20TH

DECEMBER 18TH  * MEETING & HOLIDAY PARTY *

MEETINGS ARE HELD AT:
ST. VARTAN’S CHURCH
630 2ND AVE. NEW YORK, NY 10016 (@ 34TH ST.)

*MEETINGS START PROMPTLY AT 5:00 PM*

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Out-of-Work List Re-Registration Dates for 2019

Out-of-Work List Re-Registration Dates for 2019

Re-registration dates for 2019 for all members to maintain their position on Local 79’s Job Referral List:

JANUARY/ENERO
3RD, 4TH, 7TH, 8TH, & 9TH

APRIL/ABRIL
1ST, 2ND, 3RD, 4TH, & 5th

JULY/JULIO
1ST, 2ND, 3RD, 8TH, 9TH, & 10TH

OCTOBER/OCTUBRE
1ST, 2ND, 3RD, 4TH, & 7TH

PLEASE CALL JOB ADMINISTRATION DEPT.
212-465-7915, 7918, 7919, or 7969

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74th Annual Columbus Day Parade

74th Annual Columbus Day Parade

Join Local 79 at the 74th  Annual Columbus Day Parade on Monday, October 8, 2018
Assemble at 10:30 am
Location: 45th St. between 6th Ave. & 5th Ave. (Facing East)
T-shirts & food will be provided.
For more information, contact Lenny Anselmo at (646) 385-4227

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Local 79 at African American Day Parade

Local 79 at African American Day Parade

African American Day Parade
Sunday, September 16, 2018
Assemble at 11:00 am in Harlem, NYC
Local 79 will meet at West 112th St. & Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd. (7th Ave.)
**Soul food, beverages & T-shirts will be available at the completion of the parade**

For more information contact:
Barrie Smith (646) 628-2890
Anthony Williamson (646) 265-5675
Justice Favor (347) 498-4101

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Annual Ecuadorian Day Parade

Annual Ecuadorian Day Parade

Join fellow members of Local 79 at the Annual Ecuadorian Day Parade

When: Sunday, August 5, 2018 @ 9:30 am

Where: 69th Street and Northern Boulevard – Queens, NY

What: Parade, followed by food and beverages. Food & beverages will be served after the parade at the following location: 56-15 Northern Blvd. Woodside, NY

For more information, contact Juan Mazlymian (917) 881-5767

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Local 79 Apprentice Recruitment

Local 79 Apprentice Recruitment

The next date for open recruitment for Local 79’s apprenticeship program is August 3rd at 9:00 am. Information about apprenticeship, the requirements, and how the recruitment process is carried out is available through the New York State Department of Labor and through the Local 79 and the Mason Tenders’ Training Fund websites.

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#CountMeIn Rally Alert

#CountMeIn Rally Alert

Rally & March
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 3:30 pm
10th Ave. & 31st St.
1/2/3/A/C/E train to 34th St. – Penn Station or
7 train to 34th St. – Hudson Yards
It’s time to take it to the streets!
Join your brothers and sisters in how labor won the war to create
the middle class.
MARCHING IN THE STREETS!
#CountMeIn

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Mason Tenders PAC Activists in Action

Mason Tenders PAC Activists in Action

MTDC PAC Political Captains Mark Albritton Jr., Jamal Fowler, Kahlee McMillon & Ulysses Williams join Congressman Joe Crowley in the Bronx during an AFL-CIO Labor walk.
To get in on the fun and keep Local 79 strong call or text Kris at 646-235-5374.
Volunteers are needed for this Saturday, June 23.

 

 

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May Day 2018

May Day 2018

On May Day, Local 79 members and thousands of other workers, immigrants, and allies jointed together in Washington Square Park  for a celebration and rally featuring dynamic speakers, musical performances, and community members. Member William Uyaguari spoke at the event and rallied the crowd to fight for the rights of all immigrant workers. 

 

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