RJW Bursary – Website Now Accepting Application

The 2018 RJW Bursary website is now open and accepting applications for this year’s draw. Please inform your membership and those eligible that they can now apply to win one of eighty-eight (88) one thousand ($1000) dollar bursaries. Applications must be submitted by November 14th, 2018 as the draw will take place the following week.

 

All applications must go through www.rjwbursary.com

 

Local 110 is sad to announce the passing of Brother Rick Cholak – Update

Local 110 is sad to announce that Member Rick Cholak has passed away on Wednesday September 19, 2018.
Brother Rick has been a long-time Local 110 member, since May 1974.
 
A service will be held Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 1:00 pm at the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 13 Brower Drive, Sherwood Park, AB T8H 1Y7
 
Local 110 Officers, Staff and Members extend their deepest condolences to all of Brother Rick’s Family and Friends.

Building Trades of Alberta Speech this evening

Good afternoon

The Premier will be speaking at the BTA convention tonight at 7:45pm. We will be live streaming the speech. Please share this with your members and post this on your social media pages. Link below.

Local 110 is sad to announce the passing of Brother Robert Hendrickson – Update

Update:

Local 110 is sad to announce that Member Robert Hendrickson has passed away on Saturday, September 15, 2018.
Brother Robert has been a member of Local 110 since 1980.

A Memorial Service will be held at Kensington Commons Church, 2404 Kensington Rd NW Calgary AB, on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 2:00 pm. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at www.myalternatives.ca

Local 110 Officers, Staff and Members extend their deepest condolences to all of Brother Robert’s Family and Friends.

Local 110 is sad to announce the passing of Brother Tom Diachyshyn – Update

Local 110 is sad to announce that Member Tom Diachyshyn has passed away on Sunday, September 16,2018.
Brother Tom has been a member of Local 110 since 1981.
 
A service will be held Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 10:30 am at the Ukrainian Catholic Church, 5038-5028 – 52 Street Waskateneau AB.
 
Local 110 Officers, Staff and Members extend their deepest condolences to all of Brother Tom’s Family and Friends

Local 110 is sad to announce the passing of Brother Lyle Norlander

Local 110 is sad to announce that Member Lyle E. Norlander has passed away on Thursday, September 6,2018.
Brother Lyle has been a long-time Local 110 member.
 
No other details have been released at this time. We will update the information as it is made available.
 
Local 110 Officers, Staff and Members extend their deepest condolences to all of Brother Lyle’s Family and Friends.

Potential Members for the August 2018 General Membership Meeting

Name

Status

Recommendation

Meeting

Alfaro Bravo, Alberto 1st year Accept     A
Calahasen, Jonathan 1st year Accept     A
Claxton, Jennifer 1st year Accept     A
Estrella Canche, Carlos Helper Accept     A
Fedoruk, Sheldon 2nd year Accept     A
Gautreau, Jessica 2nd year Accept     A
Goertzen, Sarah Production Worker Accept     A
Hanlon, Alyssa 1st year Accept     R
Lopez, Jorge Helper Accept     A
Nauyen, Lam Helper Accept     A
Tran, Toan RS Alberta Journeyman

Previous Member

Accept     A

Please take note of Local 110 Bylaws Section 19- all requirements of this section must be met before being issued membership in Local 110.

Section 19 – Membership

19.1        Any Member who applies to join Local 110, if accepted, will pay an initiation fee in the amount of one hundred dollars ($100.00), excepting that:

Those Members who lapse out of the union will pay an additional amount of money which equals the amount owed for union dues and fines at the time of lapsing. This amount must be paid in full prior to vote of acceptance by the general membership. A $200.00 reinstatement fee, to reinstate their membership will be paid at the time of New Member Orientation.

19.2        Any individual that makes application to Local 110 and is rejected by vote of the membership.

  • First rejection they will not be able to make new application for a minimum 3 calendar months.
  • Second rejection they will not be able to make new application for a minimum of 6 calendar months.
  • Third or more rejections they will not be able to make new application for a minimum of 12 calendar months.

19.3        All new Members, including Members who are transferring their membership to Local 110, must complete New Member Orientation within 180 days from the date they were voted into Local 110 or their membership is void and they will have to reapply for membership.

19.4        New Member Orientation will be held in Edmonton and Calgary once every month and Fort McMurray once every two months.

19.5        Permit members and Travel Card Members requesting membership will not receive their union card and Local 110 will not accept a transfer card, until after the Member has taken the oath of membership referred to in the International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers Constitution at New Member Orientation.

NABTU FUNDS $100,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT DEGREE

NABTU FUNDS $100,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT DEGREE

Scholarships Available Fall 2018 and Spring/Summer 2019 Semesters Apply Now for Fall Semester 2018 North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) is offering 14 scholarships to cover tuition for the entire first year of a Bachelor of Arts in Construction Management online from Rowan University. These $7,200 scholarships will be available to working members from each of NABTU’s affiliated unions who enroll in the Rowan University Construction Management Program. “NABTU is all about creating pathways, and this online degree at Rowan is helping us open more career pathways for our building trades members – particularly those interested in earning bachelor degrees,” said NABTU President Sean McGarvey. Rowan’s Bachelor of Arts in Construction Management, created in 2016 in cooperation with NABTU, is offered through the University’s Division of Global Learning & Partnerships. This fully online program brings the classroom to apprentices, journeypersons and other industry professionals across the country seeking advancement to project management level positions and beyond. As NABTU seeks to strengthen enrollment and recruit more students into the program, it is offering this new enhanced scholarship program to make this degree more affordable and accessible for its members. To apply and learn more about the online construction management program go to: https://rowanu.com/programs/702 For additional questions, please contact: Stephen J. Krone, D.Sc., P.E, M.ASCE Director of Construction and Engineering Management Programs Phone: (856) 341-5924 Email: krone@rowan.edu Scholarship Eligibility Requirements: NABTU’s scholarship for Rowan University’s Construction Management Program is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to working members from each of NABTU’s 14 affiliated unions. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact in the building trades. The application deadline for the Fall 2018 Semester closes on August 1, 2018; these scholarships are also available for the Spring and Summer 2019 semesters.