Contractors

***Important Negotiations Update***

June 15, 2017

The Chicago Laborers’ District Council is pleased to announce that agreements have been ratified with following Contractor Associations:

MARBA – Mid-America Regional Bargaining Association
Builders’ Association of Greater Chicago
Great Lakes Construction Association
Illinois Road and Transportation Builders Association
Lake County Contractors Association
Mason Contractors’ Association of Greater Chicago
Underground Contractors Association
Fox Valley Associated General Contractors

Chicago Area Independent Construction Association
Concrete Contractors Association of Greater Chicago
Illinois Environmental Contractors Association
Association of Will and Grundy Counties Contractors
Chicago Area Scaffolding Association
Illinois Small Pavers Association

***Important Negotiations Update***

June 6, 2017

The Chicago Laborers’ District Council is pleased to announce that the following Contractor Associations have reached a tentative agreement and/or agreements have been ratified by the LIUNA Chicago Laborers’ District Council:

MARBA – Mid-America Regional Bargaining Association
Builders’ Association of Greater Chicago
Great Lakes Construction Association
Illinois Road and Transportation Builders Association
Lake County Contractors Association
Mason Contractors’ Association of Greater Chicago
Underground Contractors Association
Fox Valley Associated General Contractors

Chicago Area Independent Construction Association
Concrete Contractors Association of Greater Chicago
Illinois Environmental Contractors Association
Association of Will and Grundy Counties Contractors

Under the terms of the collective bargaining agreement(s) there is an overall increase of $2.17 effective June 1, 2017. The base wage rate will increase one dollar ($1.00) to $41.20 per hour.

For the Westchester Funds only:
The Welfare contribution will increase by forty-two cents ($0.42) to $14.65 per hour worked.
The Pension contribution will increase by seventy-five cents ($0.75) to $12.32 per hour worked.

For the Fox Valley Funds only (Locals 582 & 1035):
The Welfare contribution will increase by twenty-five cents ($0.25) to $13.77 per hour worked.
The Pension contribution will increase by ninety-two cents ($0.92) to $13.20 per hour worked.

All other industry funds and affiliated funds contributions remain unchanged.

Negotiations are currently ongoing with the following Contractor Associations, whose contracts have expired:

Chicago Demolition Contractors Association
Chicago Area Rail Contractors Association
Midwest Wall and Ceiling Contractors

Please, contact your Contractor Associations with questions and/or for details and other terms.