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News Archive 2012

Civil Service Union Meeting RESCHEDULED
Tue, Nov 27, 2012

Please be advised that the Wednesday December 5, 2012 Civil Service Union Meeting has been RESCHEDULED due to the effect of Hurricane Sandy on Plumbers Local Union No. 1's Union Hall. The meeting has been rescheduled to Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 5:00pm.

A post card will be sent out to inform the membership of the new date.

Have a Happy and Safe Holiday Season
From the Officers of Plumbers Local Union No. 1

2012 Labor Day Parade
Wed, Oct 10, 2012

Wed, Sep 12, 2012

Please note that the September Membership Meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, September 19, 2012 has been re-scheduled to Wednesday, October 3, 2012.  The September Executive Board will meet as scheduled on Monday, September 17, 2012.

Matthew O'Brien Fundraiser
Thu, Sep 6, 2012

2012 Plumbers Local No. 1 Family Night with the NY Islanders
Tue, Aug 28, 2012

Workers Stand for America Rally
Mon, Aug 13, 2012

Father of Local 1 Member Joseph Importuna, featured on Local 469 Pipe Trades Reporter
Tue, Jul 24, 2012

Mon, Jul 16, 2012

At the Wednesday, June 20, 2012 Membership Meeting, a motion was made, seconded and approved to dispense with the Wednesday, July 18, 2012 Membership Meeting.  Please note, the Monday July 16, 2012 Executive Board Meeting has been canceled.

John J. Murphy Honored at Wood-Heights Democratic Club Dinner Dance
Thu, Jun 21, 2012

On behalf of the members of U.A. Plumbers Local No. 1, Business Manager-Elect John J. Murphy was honored at the Wood-Heights Democratic Club’s Ninth Annual Dinner Dance on Friday, June 15, 2012 at Dante Caterers in Jackson Heights, New York.  [Continue]

2012 Nomination of Officer Photos
Tue, Jun 5, 2012

Click here to see photos taken at the 2012 Nomination of Officers meeting that took place on May 8.

2012 General Election Results
Tue, Jun 5, 2012

Local 1 Family Picnic, Saturday, June 16, 2012
Fri, May 25, 2012

Come join your Local 1 Brothers and Sisters for the 2012 Local 1 Family Picnic on Saturday, June 16, 2012, rain or shine, at Krucker's Picnic Garden in Pomona, New York from 10:30 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.  PLEASE NOTE: NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE GATE.  Tickets MUST be purchased at the Union Office or at Trade Ed.  Unfortunately, due to Krucker's policy, there can be no exceptions. Click here for a flyer with details and directions.

"George to the Rescue" on NBC
Thu, Mar 22, 2012

Tune in to NBC on Saturday morning, March 24, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. for the broadcast of “George to the Rescue”.  

Construction Worker's Memorial Mass - April 24, 2012
Wed, Mar 21, 2012

A Memorial Mass for Construction Workers killed or injured on job sites during 2011 and early 2012 is scheduled for Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. at St. Patrick's Cathedral located at 460 Fifth Avenue (between 50th and 51st Streets) in New York City. All construction workers and their families are cordially invited to join with all Building & Construction Trades Union officials, Members and Management. Wear your Hardhats and join your fellow Local 1 Members at the corner of 51st Street and 5th Avenue at 2:30 p.m. to assemble for a 2:45 p.m. Hardhat Procession into the Cathedral.

Wed, Mar 21, 2012

Election Committee nominations to take place at tonight's Union Meeting at 5:00 pm.

Ring Found at the Turner Club Following the St. Patrick's Day Parade
Fri, Mar 16, 2012

Reminder for the St. Patrick's Day Parade
Wed, Mar 7, 2012

Death of Brother Vincent Celano
Wed, Feb 29, 2012

Death of Brother Paul Weisenfeld
Wed, Feb 22, 2012

Save-the-Date - Sunday, March 11, 2012 - St. Patrick's Day Parade in Throgg's Neck, NY
Thu, Feb 16, 2012

Come join us on Sunday, March 11, 2012 at 10:45 am on the corner of Lafayette and Logan Avenues in the Bronx, NY.  Click Here to download the flyer for the 2012 St. Patrick's Day Parade.

ATTENTION: Bus Service for St. Patrick's Day Parade in Throggs Neck
Thu, Feb 16, 2012

Please be advised that there will be bus service that will take members and their families, starting at 9:30am, from the Turner Club (748 Clarence Avenue, Bronx, NY) to the start of the parade at Logan and Lafayette Avenues in the Bronx.  There will also be bus service provided for the return trip at the end of the parade.

Save the Date June 16, 2012 for Food, Family and Fun!
Wed, Feb 1, 2012

Local 1 Family Picnic Scheduled for Saturday, June 16, 2012 at the beautiful Krucker's Picnic Gardens.  Details to follow.