Building Tradesman                                                                                                                                     July 1, 2016

July’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at the Training Center, 6:00pm, 16180 National Parkway, Lansing, MI.  48906. Dinner will be provided.


August’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 7:00pm, at the Teamsters Local 164, 3700 Ann Arbor Rd.  Jackson, MI.  49202.


September union meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 7:00pm, at the American Legion, Post 54, 1125 E. Columbia, Battle Creek, MI.  49014 


Local 333 Golf Outing will be held July 16, 2016 at the Eldorado Golf Course 3750 W. Howell Rd. Mason, MI.  48854. Shotgun starts at 9am (Scramble Format). $75 per person/ $300 per foursome. This includes 18 holes of golf, cart, chicken and steak dinner, (lunch at the turn) and lots of prizes for everyone. Registration forms are available.


Our Local UA Training Website page has been updated.  If you have not created yourself an account, please do so, and sign up for a class, as the Training Center has many classes to offer with and without a charge.  Go to


Battle Creek Adopt-A-Highway will be on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 9am.  Members will meet at the Quality Inn parking lot, Michigan Ave. and 11 Mile Rd. in Battle Creek.  Please contact Todd Scarbrough with questions or to sign up.  (616) 893-5354. 


Sincere Condolences to Chris Wright whose father and grandfather to Ben Wright, passed away June 15, 2016 at the age of 79.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you, your family and friends during this sorrowful time.


Congratulation to Kenny and Carolyn Behl celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary, married June 4, 1966.  Kenny shared his story of how they met one evening “Crusin’ the gut.” (Avenue)  Carolyn was with some of her friends and her cousin that evening; and even before they met, Kenny took one look at her and said to his friend.  “That’s the girl I’m going to marry.”  Happy 50th Anniversary!