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Local 55

Laborers Local 55 is one of the nation's first local unions dedicated exlusively to residential construction and energy efficiency retrofitting.  Through our innovative training programs we are able to provide the industry's most productive and reliable workforce.  We are proud to serve contractors and developers in New Jersey and Delaware.

 

Executive Board

Wayne Richardson, President

Marien Casillas, Vice President

Hector Fuentes, Secretary-Treasurer and Business Manager

Rita Denito, Recording Secretary

Lou Kimmel, Executive Board

Yanira Merino, Executive Board 

 


Local 55 News Room


Raymond M. Pocino on the need for living wages at Port Authority airports

Published By: NJ Laborers on 2014-03-07

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey should waste no time in adopting a living wage standard for all of its airports.  All workers deserve a family-sustaining wage and benefits for their labor. Certainly,...

Watson Coleman Earns LIUNA Support in CD 12

Published By: NJ Laborers on 2014-02-21

MONROE TWP, NJ -- The 20,000 member New Jersey Laborers Union is throwing its considerable political support behind Assemblywoman Bonnie Watson Coleman in the race to succeed Congressman Rush Holt in New Jersey’s 12th

Watson Coleman Earns LIUNA Support in CD 12

Published By: NJ Laborers on 2014-02-21

MONROE TWP, NJ -- The 20,000 member New Jersey Laborers Union is throwing its considerable political support behind Assemblywoman Bonnie Watson Coleman in the race to succeed Congressman Rush Holt in New Jersey’s 12th

Laborers Union endorsed Bonnie Watson Coleman for Congress

Published By: NJ Laborers on 2014-02-21

MONROE TWP, NJ -- The 20,000 member New Jersey Laborers Union is throwing its considerable political support behind Assemblywoman Bonnie Watson Coleman in the race to succeed Congressman Rush Holt in New Jersey’s 12th Congressional District. 

LIUNA backs Ras Baraka for Newark Mayor

Published By: NJ Laborers on 2014-02-20

The New Jersey Laborers Union announces its enthusiastic endorsement of councilman, educator, and lifetime Newark resident Ras Baraka for Mayor of Newark.  The 20,000 member union includes 1,355 Newark residents and plans to be politically active in...