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Memorial Service for Construction Workers
Posted Tue, Mar 3, 2015

Please join us for a memorial service for construction workers killed and those injured on work sites during 2014 and early 2015.


Funeral Arrangements for Thomas J. Newman
Posted Fri, Feb 27, 2015

It is with sadness that we report the passing of Local 1 member, Thomas J. Newman.  Brother Newman passed away on February 25, 2015.  We extend our heartfelt condolences to his family and friends. 

Arrangements have been scheduled as follows:
Sunday, March 1, 2015
2:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Nevsky Yablokoff Memorial Chapel
1700 Coney Island Avenue (between Avenues M&N)
Brooklyn, NY 11230
(718) 376-6900


Boycott Lowe's
Posted Thu, Feb 26, 2015

Attention all Construction Workers planning on shopping at Lowe's!


1,000,000 Jobs Lost. 60,000 Factories Closed! We NEED Your Help!
Posted Wed, Feb 18, 2015

That’s been the devastating result of trade policies adopted under Fast Track. And, if you don’t act NOW to stop Fast Track on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), that number will only grow.


2015 ST. PATRICKS DAY PARADE
Posted Mon, Jan 12, 2015


We've Moved our Office
Posted Mon, Jan 12, 2015

Plumbers Local Union No. 1 and the Joint Plumbing Industry Board is pleased to announce that we’ve relocated the Union Office & Fund Office to Local 1's new Headquarters in the Hunters Point section of Queen.

Our new Address is 50-02 Fifth Street, 2nd Floor, Long Island City, NY 11101

Please note office hours, e-mail address, office numbers will remain unchanged.

Click Here for additional information.


RELOCATION TO THE NEW HEADQUARTERS
Posted Fri, Jan 2, 2015


UNION DUES INCREASE EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2015
Posted Tue, Sep 23, 2014

Please be advised that as per the U.A. Constitution and By-Laws, Section 130(a), union dues will be increased to TWENTY-NINE DOLLARS ($29) per month, effective JANUARY 1, 2015.

At this time there will be NO increase for retirees; retirees' dues will remain at $16 per month.

Note: If you have already sent your dues in by mail for 2014 at the rate $27 rate, please contact the Union Hall at (718) 738-7500.

Thank you.


Union Plus Mortgage Moves to Wells Fargo
Posted Fri, Aug 22, 2014


Buy American - The job you save may be your own
Posted Fri, Jun 13, 2014


LOCAL No. 1 PARTICIPATES BIG TIME IN BUILD UP NY CAMPAIGN
Posted Thu, Jun 5, 2014


NYC Comptroller, John Liu presents Business Manager, John J. Murphy with Commendation
Posted Thu, Jan 9, 2014


Official Build Up NYC Website
Posted Tue, Aug 27, 2013


UA STANDARD FOR EXCELLENCE
Posted Wed, Aug 3, 2011

Click Here to download a copy of the UA Standard for Excellence brochure. The UA Standard for Excellence policy represents the best workplace ethics and it can help to ensure success in your career as a professional UA tradesperson.


Local 1 Mourns the Death of their Recently Deceased Members

Listed below are the most recent deceased Members of UA Local 1. 

Members who we were notified in 2015 that have passed away

Name

Orig. Init. Date

Date of Death

Buonfiglio, Joseph

04/30/1953

01/29/2015

Cassidy, William P.
04/10/1951
03/01/2015

Chamas, Shlomo

10/01/1983

12/01/2014

Cioffi, James

07/23/1959

01/17/2015

 Eigner, John C.
 10/01/2005  02/28/2015

Gargiulo, Armando

12/08/1950

02/02/2014

Hartglass, Abraham
07/12/1938
 02/19/2015

Mason, Albert

03/01/1969

01/20/2015

Morelli, Jerry

03/26/1959

01/31/2015

Moseley, Daryl W.

03/01/1995

01/28/2015

Newman, Thomas

07/23/2008

02/25/2015

Romano, Carl

11/01/1968

01/20/2015

Rossi, Thomas
 03/24/2008  02/20/2015

Winokur, Frank

03/26/1943

04/01/2008

Witten, Harold

07/26/1957

01/24/2015

Members who we were notified in 2014 that have passed away

Name

Orig. Init. Date

Date of Death

Angelella, Sebastian

10/31/1950

04/02/2014

Bayard, Edward A.

05/06/1946

09/08/2014

Bedell, Scott

01/25/1984

09/04/2014

Blau, Kenneth

09/01/1962

03/02/2014

Broschart, Kenneth

06/20/1969

10/27/2014

Cooper, Mitch

06/25/1951

11/07/2014

Costa, Joespeh

12/01/1962

08/17/2014

Castoro, Dominick

05/01/1959

06/24/2014

Copertino, Frank

07/01/1971

08/31/2014

Coyle, Joseph G.

08/16/1954

03/08/2014

Dalldorf, George J.

09/21/1956

07/19/2014

Derby, Stanley F

10/17/1961

07/20/2014

DeSalvo, Dominick

01/30/1959

10/16/2013

Diamond, David

08/30/1948

05/06/2014

Farrow, Leon P.

11/01/1970

05/02/2014

Ferfoglia, Michael

10/01/1990

06/21/2014

Ferman, Jerome

05/01/1962

09/25/2014

Flaherty, Robert M.

11/28/1961

05/23/2014

Flood, Joseph

08/29/1958

05/30/2014

Forgione, Biagio

10/21/1968

12/12/2014

Fox, William

04/01/1987

04/12/2014

Gallagher, Daniel

08/01/1962

06/30/2014

Gallagher, James

09/16/1959

01/04/2014

Gallo, Joseph

04/01/1971

02/15/2014

Ginsberg, Seymour

11/22/1946

02/28/2014

Giordano, Alphonse C.

03/21/1972

10/16/2014

Guinta, Angelo

07/01/1962

01/08/2014

Himelstein, Simon

10/30/1947

06/24/2014

Johnston, Fred

10/13/1989

06/29/2014

Kanelstein, Marvin

09/01/2003

11/07/2014

Kielbasa, Richard

08/29/1958

11/12/2014

Krever, Nathan

02/21/1975

02/07/2014

Lanctot, George

01/13/1971

01/27/2014

Leonardi, Rosario

09/21/1956

03/27/2014

Levenson, Harold

11/21/1949

05/31/2014

Liauw, Erik

12/06/1982

11/23/2014

Loguidice, Carmine

03/12/1963

09/20/2014

Martens, John J.

05/09/1955

01/14/2014

McDonald, George S.

12/18/1968

01/15/2014

McDonald, John T.

04/30/1962

09/13/2014

McQuaid, Patrick

07/21/1959

10/25/2014

Mena, Ruben

02/01/1990

05/04/2014

Mitchell, James

03/01/1977

05/14/2014

Mulvey, William

10/09/1959

11/02/2014

Nuzzo, John G.

05/08/1946

06/22/2014

Ortiz, Omar R.

12/01/2000

01/08/2014

Pagano, Angelo

03/13/1953

07/23/2014

Parsell, George

05/01/1982

05/08/2014

Pinelli, Vincent

08/30/1946

09/07/2013

Port, Lawrence

12/16/1954

06/09/2014

Prestigiacomo, Giuseppe

09/01/2002

10/20/2014

Pucciarelli, Joseph

09/11/1972

11/03/2014

Reed, Gary

03/01/1977

05/29/2014

Restivo, Charles E.

06/01/1965

10/14/2014

Rosenberg, Sidney

12/31/1951

12/09/2014

Santacorce, Frank

12/01/1957

10/11/2014

Santorelli, Robert

09/01/1991

01/30/2014

Schleider, Harold

11/10/1942

09/26/2014

Shapiro, David S.

01/09/1959

04/08/2014

Solnick, Gerald

06/11/1951

07/21/2014

Steinberg, Benjamin

12/15/1938

06/30/2014

Story, Edward P.

07/01/1984

09/18/2014

Stundon, Donald

08/31/1959

02/15/2014

Tufano, Anthony

10/01/1965

03/01/2014

Vitale, Thomas

09/01/1961

05/20/2014

Ziller, Bernard

10/12/1982

12/01/2014

 

Members who have passed away in the year 2013

Name

Orig. Init. Date

Date of Death

Assenzio, Santo

03/08/1957

03/21/2013

Bradley, Gerald

03/01/1975

04/13/2013

Brumley, Daniel R.

08/08/1985

05/08/2013

Cano, Luis

10/01/1973

03/24/2013

Cataldo, Robert W.

3/20/21978

11/16/2013

Cavanaugh, William Jr.

09/30/1946

09/01/2013

Coco, John J.

06/20/1969

08/06/2013

Cohen, Joseph

06/01/1960

02/17/2013

Cornell, Richard N.

10/29/1971

09/20/2013

Costa, Larry

04/30/1962

05/02/2013

Cumberbatch, Cedric A.

09/01/1973

04/23/2013

Denier, John

08/14/1969

11/08/2013

DeVeau, Richard

11/01/1960

01/16/2013

Feder, Irving

08/30/1948

01/24/2013

Fried, Harry H.

08/31/1938

01/17/2013

Gilroy, Donald K.

04/07/1980

09/15/2013

Giusti, David D.

09/11/1956

03/19/2013

Glorit, Charles

12/31/1951

10/09/2013

Goetz, William

09/12/1958

05/19/2013

Heeg, Robert T.

02/28/1951

05/14/2013

Held, Stuart

04/09/1951

05/12/2013

Karaszewski, Henry

06/01/1962

10/06/2013

Karol, John W.

10/18/1960

06/21/2013

Lewi, Seymour

02/21/1955

01/23/2013

Lowy, Edward S.

10/31/1960

12/01/2013

Lucenti, Joseph

12/01/1981

10/31/2013

Luksenburg, Carl

02/01/1962

08/20/2013

Macri, Paul M.

04/01/1963

07/01/2013

Marchese, Philip

09/01/1982

06/08/2013

Marzano, Andrew C.

07/31/1953

10/27/2013

Mieleszko, Marek W.

12/14/1994

07/07/2013

Murray, John J.

05/10/1946

09/28/2013

Nargi, Louis E.

08/06/1953

02/18/2013

Nash, Jeremiah D.

01/02/1947

06/13/2013

Neftelberg, David

10/01/1963

04/22/2013

Nielsen, Jack

10/01/1960

01/05/2013

O'Halloran, Michael

07/24/1959

07/24/2013

Paccione, John F.

04/01/1988

03/30/2013

Perosi, Victor A., III

09/05/1974

06/11/2013

Rodriguez, Tony

09/01/2001

05/22/2013

Schneider, Joseph P.

04/11/1951

08/05/2013

Schwartz, Bernard

08/13/1957

09/17/2013

Seabrooke, William J.

10/24/1962

10/24/2013

Sewell, Sladford

08/24/1973

10/29/2013

Tang, Roger

03/05/2005

04/19/2013

Verde, Anthony

07/31/1953

11/29/2013

Vetere, Frank

10/01/1967

11/25/2013