24 May 2024

Spring 2024 Business Manager’s Message

2024-05-24T09:29:28-04:00May 24th, 2024|Uncategorized|

Brothers and sisters, I hope this message finds you well. We created the Spring, 2024 Business Manager's Message Video to share some of this season's highlights, including our graduation ceremony, training updates, major projects across the Commonwealth, and more important updates. Watch the video:  In unity,     Daniel T. O'Brien Business Manager/Financial Secretary-Treasurer Pipefitters

19 Apr 2024

Enrollment Extension for Income Protection Benefits

2024-04-19T12:01:47-04:00April 19th, 2024|Uncategorized|

Brothers and Sisters, Great News! Our NEW Group Income Protection Plan has been officially approved by MetLife, for coverage effective 5/1/2024. On behalf of our Members, we’ve negotiated an “enrollment extension” for anyone needing more time to make their decision.  This extension ends Thursday 4/25.  Please call Union One, our independent plan administrator, to get

12 Apr 2024

Support the Muscular Dystrophy Association

2024-04-12T12:11:38-04:00April 12th, 2024|Uncategorized|

Brothers and Sisters, Pipefitters Local 537 is proud to invite members to be part of our charitable efforts to raise funds to support the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) – the #1 voluntary health organization in the U.S. for those living with muscular dystrophy, ALS, and related neuromuscular diseases. Local 537 and the Boston Building Trades

5 Apr 2024

Action Needed: Voice your support for PLAs

2024-04-05T09:41:52-04:00April 5th, 2024|Uncategorized|

Brothers and sisters, We have an unprecedented chance to expand opportunities for 537 members and all other labor unions. New legislation House Bill 3012/ Senate Bill 202 will give cities and towns the option to use Project Labor Agreements (PLAs) on construction. Given the unparalleled amount of infrastructure money and support for PLAs coming from

29 Mar 2024

How to Renew Your License

2024-03-28T15:34:56-04:00March 29th, 2024|Uncategorized|

Brothers and Sisters, Please watch this short video demonstrating how a member can renew their license, download a copy of their license, and apply for an exam with the Office of Public Safety and Inspections (OPSI). This new process will affect all apprentices and journeypeople. Click to watch the video Fraternally, Daniel T. O'Brien Business

13 Mar 2024

UA Local 537 Final Month to Enroll

2024-03-12T11:58:37-04:00March 13th, 2024|Uncategorized|

Brothers and Sisters, Don’t miss out on this opportunity to safeguard your most valuable asset—YOUR PAYCHECK!  Our last day to sign up is Monday 4/15, for coverage effective 5/1/2024. GUARANTEED APPROVED/TAX-FREE Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability & Life Insurance with AD&D:  Our NEW Group Income Protection benefits pay in addition to other benefits you may receive (including

12 Mar 2024

Join us for the St. Patrick’s Day/Evacuation Day Parade

2024-03-12T11:28:28-04:00March 12th, 2024|Uncategorized|

Brothers and Sisters, Local 537 will be taking part in the 2024 South Boston St. Patrick's Day/Evacuation Day Parade. On behalf of the 537 Parade Committee, I’d like to invite you to join the festivities and participate in this year's parade. This great event takes place on Sunday, March 17 and we look forward to

15 Feb 2024

Local 537 Scholarship Application – Apply Now!

2024-02-15T12:02:05-05:00February 15th, 2024|In the News, Union News|

Brothers and Sisters, We’re thrilled to inform you that the Pipefitters Local 537 Member Scholarship Application for the academic year 2024-2025 is now open for submissions on our website. To apply, click here. . The application deadline is Wednesday, March 30, 2024. Applications received after this date will not be considered. Applications can

14 Feb 2024

Local 537’s New Voluntary Income Protection Insurance

2024-02-15T10:39:36-05:00February 14th, 2024|Uncategorized|

Brothers and Sisters, We are excited to announce that UA Pipefitters Local 537 is making available to our active Members and their families NEW voluntary: Short and Long-Term Disability & Life Insurance with AD&D Benefits, on a Guaranteed Approved basis! These supplemental Income Protection Benefits help protect your paycheck from financial gaps if you can’t