The International Union of Painter's and Allied Trades District Council 11 considers itself a vital and flourishing labor organization, which represents over 1,600 members in Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Our members include painters, drywall finishers, glaziers, wall coverers, and various industrials.
DC 11 has a presence and a strong voice in all of the Building Trades affilaites that fall within out three state jurisdiction. Here Willie Vega (second from left) joins the New Haven Building Trades in announcing thier full support for Ted Kennedy JR,s run for State Senate in CT.
Once again our diligent DC 11 organizing team has temporarily shut down a contractor not abiding by the rules and regulations. A CT Stop Work Order was issued to TJC Painting out of South Carolina at a railroad overpass project in the City of Bridgeport, CT as a direct result of their efforts.
DC 11 staff members enthusiastically particpated in a recent CORE (Commnubity Organizing for Real Economics) Workshop. From left to right: Scott Duhamel, Mark Komaromi, General Vice President Jimmy Williams, Assistant to the General President Jack Hayn Norbert Oliveira, Mark Verity, Wille Vega.,
Three of of DC 11 volunteers ready to hit the streets for Democratic Gubnernatorial candiidate Gina Raimondo on Primary Day, which she won with a commanding lead. From left to right: Affilate member Robert Hill, Retiree Russ Lacy, William Norcini.
DC 11"s proud attendees at the IUPAT's 29th Annual Convention in Orlando, Florida, all willing to work for our collective Bold Future!!!
Back row (from left to right)): Willie Vega, Wayne Daigle, Joe Fazzino, BM/ST Dominick Cieri, General President Ken Rigmaiden, General Vice President Bill Candelori, Justin Kelley, Lenny Samatulski, John Lachapelle, Mark Komaromi, Mark Verity, James Wagner, Jolene Fraser
DC 11 is fully committed to the reelection of CT Governor Dan Malloy. All of our CT members must get out and vote and encourage both thier friends and families to do the same. As pictured above, the Governor visited our HQ in Berlin, CT, where he is flanked to the left by Political Directors Norbert Oliveira and Peter Foote, and to the right by Business Representative Willie Vega, and Organizer John Lachapelle.
DC 11's LaToya Williams (far right) particpates in a political commercial being filmed for Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Gina Raimondo (far left).
DC 11's Organizers once again put a halt to work being done by a contractor from who is not doing things correctly. A Stop Work Order issued by the state to Corrosion Control at a water tank in Norwalk, CT.