Important Contract Negotiations Update!

May 28, 2021 - Contractors CLDC LMCC LECET

Friday, May 28, 2021

The Chicago Laborers’ District Council has reached a five-year agreement with the following contractor associations: MARBA (Builder’s Association, Mason Contractors’ Association of Greater Chicago, Great Lakes Construction Association, Illinois Road and Transportation Builders Association, Underground Contractors Association, and Fox Valley), CAICA (Chicago Area Independent Construction Association), ISPA (Illinois Small Pavers Association), CASA (Chicago Area Scaffolding Association), CCA (Concrete Contractors Association of Greater Chicago), and CAWGC (Contractors’ Association of Will & Grundy Counties).

Negotiations continue with: IECA (Illinois Environmental Contractors Association), CARCO (Chicago-Area Rail Contractors Organization), CDCA (Chicago Demolition Contractors’ Association), and CADSA (Chicago Area Drywall Supply Association).

The five-year agreement total package (wages and benefits) is an increase of $2.45 per hour, then a nickel increase each year thereafter (year 1: $2.45, year 2: $2.50, year 3: $2.55, year 4: $2.60 and year 5: $2.65).

The allocations for wages and benefits have NOT yet been determined but will be soon.

Once they are determined, the rates will be posted on the District Council’s website, emailed, and mailed to the contractor associations.

Please, call your association with questions about contract details.

Have a safe holiday weekend.