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Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council Kicks Off Inaugural Delegate Meeting in Springfield

Dear Brothers and Sisters: This past Saturday we had the opportunity to bring together Delegates, Business Representatives and staff of the newly formed Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council for a daylong gathering in Springfield, Illinois. It was the first chance since our merger in September to meet in person and get to better know the members […]

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Buy New Union Merch at New MACRC Online Store

Just a reminder to show your union pride by purchasing the newest apparel with new Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council logo at our online store! Union printer Stars & Stripes added the new apparel with the new MACRC logo for members who want to purchase t-shirts, hoodies, polos, jackets and other apparel and accessories with the […]

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Wrigley Field Transformation

Chicago’s Wrigley Field is one of the historic stadiums in baseball. But this past weekend it was the site of a Big 10 college football showdown between the Purdue University Boilermakers and the hometown Northwestern University Wildcats thanks in part to the efforts of our members. Mid-America Carpenters spent several weeks working at the stadium installing goalposts, building platforms, removing nets, […]

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Mid-America Carpenters Leading the Way in Solar Installation

Watt’s up! Check out this video of a community solar project in northern Illinois. The renewable energy sector is kicking into high gear and union carpenters are the best trained and most productive for racking and module installations! The renewable energy sector is kicking into high gear. For best results, hire Union carpenters and contractors!

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MCL/Voya Open Enrollment Ends Soon!

Time is running out! The MCL/Voya Open Enrollment period for Supplemental Life, AD&D, Critical Illness and Accident Insurance ends this Sunday October 31, 2021! Hurry! Enroll in the coverage that is right for you with NO MEDICAL QUESTIONS OR EXAMS: • Supplemental Life Insurance up to $250,000 • Supplemental AD&D Insurance up to $250,000 • Critical […]

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Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters is now Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council

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It’s official! The Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters is now the Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council! This change reflects our growing jurisdiction after our recent merger with the St. Louis-Kansas City Regional Council. Both the Chicago and St. Louis-Kansas City Regional Councils are rich with tradition as the birthplace of the UBC and the location where […]

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Chicago Sisters Help Build Homes for Families in Need

What an amazing experience our Chicago Sisterhood of Carpenters team had at the DuPage Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build! Our Sisters were so grateful for the  experience and chance to be a part of something so life-changing for these families. What is Women Build? Habitat for Humanity Women Build program recruits, educates, and encourages women […]

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Union Carpenter Introduces POTUS During Visit to Elk Grove Village

We watched with pride last week as 30-year Carpenters Local 250 Member Jerry Wenzel introduced President Joe Biden at an event in Elk Grove Village. Wenzel is now a senior field operations manager at Clayco and discussed how much he loved being a Union Carpenter and how important Unions are for the success of the projects he oversees. President Biden […]

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