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LiUNA Chicago Laborers’ District Council represents a diverse group of over 20,000 hard working men and women in the construction, municipal, and industrial sectors. United through collective bargaining agreements that ensure family-supporting pay, good benefits, safety on the job, and the opportunity for advancement, we build and maintain our country's infrastructure, keep our communities clean and safe, and our government operating efficiently. We are LIUNA!

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One of the Most Dangerous Jobs in the U.S.
August 10, 2017 - CLDC

LIUNA Local 1001 members work one of the most dangerous jobs in the U.S. - collecting Chicago's garb…

Chicagoland Area Laborers New Part Owners of Chicago Sun-Times
July 13, 2017 - CLDC

Chicagoland Area Laborers New Part Owners of Chicago Sun-Times Laborers represented by the LIUNA Chi…

The Right Wing Distorts “Freedom”
July 10, 2017 - CLDC

The Right Wing Distorts “Freedom” By Lee Saunders A week ago, as the nation prepared to …

Bi-Partisan Balanced Budget Ends Historic Impasse
July 6, 2017 - CLDCLMCCLECET

As of July 6 Illinois finally has a balanced bi-partisan budget after two years of devastating impas…

Layoffs Begin as State Shuts Down Road Projects
July 3, 2017 - CLDCLMCCLECET

The Illinois Department of Transportation has suspended projects as of July 1 due to the lack of a s…

Governor Rauner Threatens Thousands of Construction Jobs
June 28, 2017 - LMCC

Wayne Hedley, construction Laborer, to Governor Rauner, “Please, don’t forget about me a…

IDOT Shutdown Could Cost Thousands of Jobs and Millions of Dollars
June 20, 2017 - LECET

A protracted shutdown of planned road and bridge projects could shrink the Illinois economy by nearl…

¿Qué es una ley de derecho al trabajo?
June 15, 2017 - CLDC

¿Qué es una ley de derecho al trabajo? "Derecho al trabajo" es el nombre de una pol&ia…

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  • Chicagoland Laborers' District Council Training and Apprentice Fund

    Chicagoland Laborers' District Council Training and Apprentice Fund

    The story of the Chicagoland Laborers' District Council Training and Apprentice Fund began over 25 years ago, in the summer of 1986. The program was designed to provide something vital: training and… More >>


  • Laborers-Employers Cooperation Education Trust (LECET)

    Laborers-Employers Cooperation Education Trust (LECET)

    The Chicago Area Laborers-Employers Cooperation and Education Trust (LECET) is a joint labor-management trust that brings Laborers and their Local unions together with Signatory Contractor… More >>


  • Labor-Management Cooperation Committee (LMCC)

    Labor-Management Cooperation Committee (LMCC)

    The Labor-Management Cooperation Committee (LMCC) builds bridges and cooperation between labor & management by encouraging discussions and resolutions to issues affecting the construction… More >>

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