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Premier Ford attacks construction workers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Carpenters’ District Council of Ontario – Mike Yorke, President and Director of Public Affairs Premier Ford attacks construction workers December 11, 2018 – TORONTO, ON – After consulting with our members and other construction unions about the introduction of Bill 66 by the government, the Carpenters’ District Council of Ontario (CDCO) is […]

One Million Dollar Christmas Donation for Sick Kids

https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/one-million-dollar-christmas-donation-for-sick-kids-702575701.html Carpenters Union/Carpenters District Council of Ontario helps kids and their families by 1 million dollar gift this past week to The Hospital for Sick Children  "Building stronger communities also means strengthening those around us" -- The Carpenters Union says TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - Over the years there has been a strong bond between The Hospital for Sick Children and […]


Carpenters’ Union prepares fight against Bill 66 and loss of political influence in Ontario

Ontario’s Carpenters’ Union, experiencing a loss of political influence and power following the provincial election that led to the Doug Ford’s Conservative Party victory, says it will form alliances and fight in the courts to preserve worker’s rights under the new regime. The union had advocated for the Ontario College of Trades (OCOT), seeking compulsory […]

President’s Message

Welcome to the new online home of Carpenters’ Local 27, a local union that represents over 7,500 men and women working across the GTA and surrounding areas. It is my hope that this newly designed website will provide you with informative content highlighting services and resources available for both members and those wanting to join […]