EDISON, N.J., April 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters (NRCC) is pleased to announce the launch of a new, mobile-friendly website: www.northeastcarpenters.org

On the new and improved NRCC website, visitors will find the following:

  • About Us – Visit this section to view: NRCC’s Interactive Local map to find more information about the organization’s 13 regional and four specialty Locals; details on our 14 Northeast Training Facilities; information on NRCC leadership; the history of the Carpenters Union and why Unions are important for all American workers. 
  • Carpenters – Visit this section for more information about: NRCC programs (like the Sisters in the Brotherhood and the first-ever SIB Leading the Way conference held on April 13-15); the charitable efforts of NRCC members, benefits provided to Union Carpenters and members who hold public office.
  • Contractors – Visit this section for more information on the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters’ industry partners and a Wage Rates page for details on the best wages and benefits available to Union construction workers today. 
  • Issues – Visit this section to gain knowledge on the important worker rights issues that impact - not just Union members - but all workers today. From Davis-Bacon to Right to Work, Unions are under attack and the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters is on the frontlines each day fighting for the rights of all hardworking American workers. 
  • Take Action – Visit this section to learn more about ways to get involved and join the fight against unscrupulous construction contractors that are exploiting their workforce by not paying area standard wages and benefits to their workers. 
  • News – Visit this section to read the latest news on NRCC carpenters, piledrivers, floorers and mill cabinet workers in our press releases, news articles/TV stories, videos and the latest edition of The Digital Carpenter.
  • Contact Us – Visit this section to get more information on the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters’ Local/Team Room offices.

“The Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters’ new website is extremely interactive and is optimized across all devices,” said Tony Bianchini, Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters’ Director of Communications. “With the new website, it’s our goal to reach our members across all generations and communicate with the general public about the importance of Unions and the great things that our Union members are doing in their communities each and every day.”

About the NRCC

The Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters (NRCC) represents nearly 40,000 hardworking men and women in Delaware and New Jersey and portions of Maryland, New York, and Pennsylvania. NRCC is one of the largest trade unions on the East Coast. The NRCC equips professional men and women carpenters with the skills, training and quality workmanship that are demanded in today's construction industry. For more information on NRCC, please visit our website: northeastcarpenters.org & like us on social Facebook: facebook.com/NortheastRegionalCouncilofCarpenters; Twitter: @nrccarpenters; Instagram: @northeastcarpenters; LinkedIn: linkedin.com/company/northeastcarpenters; and Snapchat: @nrccarpenters.

Contact: Tony Bianchini
Phone: 609-402-1730