On June 3rd, several topics where covered concerning the immediate future of 399. The discussion/motions made could only be heard and debated by being present at the meeting.

These topics are in no particular order,

1) The plan to attain workers and keep them on the job was updated

2) Update on apprenticeship advancement and members are advancing towards helping the hall with the help of ITI with journeyman upgrade classes

3) An update on Nominations for Vice president, trustee and JATC trustee were made

4) More info on the company that plans on getting 399 us up to speed for the Rock Hill job, as well as around the state

5) Update from all stewards present and current contracts

6) Contract renewal/negotiations for mid-state work was discussed

7) All apprentices who DID NOT receive there free graduation jacket need to contact the hall, you may lose it soon

8) A heads up was given to the members on the server, Microsoft support is ending and needs an upgrade

9) SC senators NEED to be contacted so that we all can show our support for the PRO Act, its a boon to all organized labor: remember, right to work laws are used to discriminate with impunity. Please click the link and make the call https://www.senate.gov/states/SC/intro.htm

We ALL benefit from your participation when attending any meeting, we can NOT grow and progress into the future without your input and time donated to the hall. The next opportunity for you to help is July 1st, 8:00 pm at the New Ellenton Training Center. Will you help or continue to ignore your brothers and sisters?