Please be advised that there is a $1.00 per month increase in dues effective January 1, 2014. This increase was was approved at the 35th General Convention. Also approved was $1.00 per month increase in dues effective January 1, 2015.
For employees who have elected to have their dues deducted from their paychecks this would amount to an increase of $0.25 per pay period (weekly). Employers will be notified.
Members who are paid ahead as of January 1, 2014 will have their dues balance (+ or -) adjusted to reflect the increase of the $1.00 per month.
DECEMBER 2013 DEATH ASSESSMENTS
There were three (3) deaths for the month of December at $4.00 each. Click here to view the deceased members.
NOTICE TO MEMBERS
United Association of Plumbers & Pipefitters
Local Union No. 412
Attention UA 412 Members
Local 412 was placed in trusteeship effective August 12, 2013. To compound the matter, a storm blew the roof off of the union hall July 26, 2013. So far, the effects of both are as follows:
Local Union No. 412’s office is temporarily located at Local 412’s Training Center. Please continue to address all payments and correspondence to 510 San Pedro Dr. SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108.
The office hours are 8:00 am till 4:30 pm Monday through Friday.
All union meetings, elected committees and monthly mailings (newsletter and statements) are canceled until further notice. Only members who are pending suspension will receive notification by mail.
To check balances or pay any dues or death assessments by credit card, please call the main office at (505) 265-1513.
Dues and death assessment payments can also be made online through PayPal® at www.ualocal412.org. You can also continue to mail in a check.
If you are working, dues and death assessments are available to be automatically deducted by your employer.
Lastly, rest assured the trusteeship has not and will not affect your pensions, 401k or health and welfare.
We will do our best to keep the membership informed of any further changes. Please check the website at www.ualocal412.org.
DISTRESSED MEMBERS FUND RAFFLE
The distressed member fund raffle has been delayed due to various circumstances and the new date is yet to be determined. Please check back for updates.
UNION HALL STORM DAMAGE
The Union hall was severely damaged by the severe thunderstorms that rolled through Albuquerque on Friday, July 26, 2013. The Union‘s office has temporarily been moved into the Training Center across the parking lot.