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DC 57 Hosts Press Conference Announcing RISE PA Grant Application

On April 2nd, IUPAT DC 57 hosted a press conference at the Carnegie hall and training center to announce Pennsylvania DEP’s $475 million RISE PA Community Pollution Reduction Grant (CPRG) application to the EPA. The grant proposal seeks to decarbonize Pennsylvania’s heavy industry, one of the traditionally harder industries in which to reduce carbon emissions. […]

IUPAT DC 57 Participates in Women in the Workforce Roundtable

Last Friday, DC 57 drywall finishing coordinator Monica Dunn participated in a Women in the Workforce roundtable to speak about both the challenges and opportunities facing women in the trades. Monica noted that during her more than 13 years as a finisher, she’s “seen plenty of women who come in, and they crush it. They […]

Pittsburgh Penguins Union Night 2/20

DC 57 is proud to once again partner with the Pittsburgh Penguins for its third annual Union Night! The Penguins have provided discounted tickets to union members for the Tuesday, February 20th matchup against the New York Islanders. The first 500 people who purchase through the link below will also receive a promotional t-shirt! Support […]

IUPAT DC 57 Mourns the Passing of Jack Barrett

Jack Barrett, the longtime business agent of Local 479 and the first president in District Council 57’s history, died Thursday, January 18th, 2024. He was 90 years old. Jack was a proud unionist who always had his union brothers and sisters in mind, and the officers, members, and families of LU 479 and DC 57 […]

DC 57 Labor Day Parade Details

We’re excited to be back again for a full slate of regional Labor Day festivities! Details for our three Labor Day parades are below; remember attendance is mandatory for all apprentices but we’d love for each and every member to come out and show their union pride! Family members are always welcome. Details for each […]

STAR Ceremony August 12th

IUPAT DC 57 will be hosting its annual Safety Training Award and Recognition (STAR) ceremony on Saturday, August 12th. Grand prizes this year are a $15,000 gift card for Indian Motorcycles or Polaris side-by-sides as well as two $6000 vacation packages. There will also be dozens of smaller prizes and door prizes and lunch catered. […]

Painters’ Areawide Agreement Contract Vote TODAY (5/18/2023)

This is an official notice that a ratification vote (contract vote) will take place TODAY (Thursday, May 18, 2023) at 7:00PM SHARP!!! ALL LOCAL 6, 409 AND 530 MEMBERS IN GOOD STANDING CAN VOTE AT ANY OF THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS:                    DISTRICT COUNCIL 57 OFFICES (101 EWING RD CARNEGIE, PA 15106) ELECTRICIANS LU 712 HALL (217 […]

DC 57’s Women Workers Break Down Barriers for Girls in the Trades

Kenzie with Bernie Wagner of Norco Painting

Before becoming a drywall finisher, 25-year-old Kenzie Hauger was paying for college out-of-pocket to eventually become a state trooper. Once she realized the amount of debt she’d face upon graduation, she went back to her roots of working in construction. Kenzie worked a non-union construction job beginning at the age of 16. She was working […]

DC 57 Holiday Parties

Join us to celebrate the season! Retirees’ Christmas Party:Tuesday, December 6 at 10:00 AM (exec board meets at 9:30 AM) IUPAT DC 57 Union Hall101 Ewing RdCarnegie, PA 15106 LU 6, 479, 751,and 2006:  Tuesday, December 13 at 7:00 PM White Oak Athletic AssociationLower Heckman RdMcKeesport, PA 15131 LU 409:Thursday, December 8 at 7:00 PM […]

DC 57 Holiday party schedule

Retirees’ Christmas Party: Tuesday, December 5th at 11:00am (exec board meets at 10:30am) at IUPAT DC 57 Union Hall (101 Ewing Rd, Carnegie)

LU 6, 479, 751, and 2006:  Tuesday, December 12th at 7:00pm at the White Oak Athletic Association (Lower Heckman Rd, McKeesport)

LU 409: Thursday, December 14th at 7:00pm at the Castle Pub (122 N Center St, Ebensburg)

LU 530: Friday, December 15th at 7:00pm at the IBEW 712 Hall (217 Sassafras Ln, Beaver)

LU 549:  Saturday, December 9th  from 1:00-4:00pm at Lefty’s Bar (1248 Brown Ave, Erie)