Email Congress today!

Tell them to please support H.R. 6800, and the GROW Act.

H.R. 6800, THE HEALTH AND ECONOMIC RECOVERY OMNIBUS EMERGENCY SOLUTIONS (HEROES) ACT will provide critical and necessary investments into the federal government’s response to the COVID-19 economic and public health crisis.

This pandemic requires massive and forward-leaning policies and investments that address the emergency needs and resources that are necessary to rebuild our economy, our country, and the shattered lives of families everywhere. This extraordinary piece of legislation does just that.

It also includes the GROW Act which will provide a useful tool and possible option for defined benefit ...

Business Manager for WA and Northern ID talks COVID-19


Jermaine Smiley, Business Manager for Washington and Northern Idaho District Council of Laborers shares a quick update on COVID-19.

We are all in this together.

April 2020 Meeting Cancelled

Our April 9, 2020 Membership Meeting is cancelled.

There will be no VOICE class.

The executive board will meet to conduct the business of the local. Their report will be given during our next regular membership meeting.

Please stay safe,

Brian Belarde
Business manager
Laborers Local 252

Contact your elected representatives NOW


This will take only a few moments, and will benefit our brothers and sisters being laid off due to the COVID-19 and its impacts.

Please contact our federal representatives (Senator Cantwell, Senator Murray, and your Congressional Representative) simply ask that they:

“Please designate COVID-19 for Disaster Unemployment Assistance.

This is a necessary step to allow for waiving the 680 hour requirement to receive unemployment benefits.”

That’s all you need to say.

Here are the links to their contact pages.

Senator Maria Cantwell

Senator Patty Murray

Congressman Derek Kilmer WA-06

Congresswoman Kim Schrier WA-08

Congressman Adam Smith WA-09

Congressman Denny Heck WA-1...

Office Changes Week of March 9 - 14

We want you and your families to be healthy and safe. So, we are taking the following precautions.

During the week of March 9 - 13, the following procedures will apply at our offices.

Walk in service will not be available.
A few key staff will be there. They will not answer or unlock the doors.

You can call the office to pay dues over the phone.
Any card fees will be waived March 9 - 13.

You can also drop payment through the mail slot.

If you have job site issues, call the office and we will get you in touch with an agent.

Our union meeting scheduled for March 12 is cancelled.
There will be no VOICE class.

The executive board will conduct their business, and report back to membership on April 9.

Stay S...