Business Manager & Financial Secretary - Treasurer Reports
Danny Hendrix Business Manager
Wade Pilgreen Financial Secretary Treasurer
Local 798 News
It is time for the U.S. Army Corps to stop
delaying and issue the permits for the
Dakota Access pipeline!
We’ve waited long enough –
all 4 states have finished their
review, and we are ready to start construction
The project has already undergone
extensive review regarding the
environmental and cultural resources.
Every precaution was taken on this front.
Stop delaying and let us get to work now!
DC Assistant Secretary Jo-Ellen Darcy Assistant Secretary, USACE 703-697-8986
NE Colonel John Henderson USACE - Omaha 402-995-2229
MO Colonel Anthony Mitchell USACE - St. Louis 314-331-8000
IL Colonel Craig Baumgartner USACE - Rock Island 309-794-5057
SUPPORT YOUR UNION BROTHERS AND SISTERS ON THEIR FIGHT WITH VERIZON
The United Association Scholarship applications for the 2016/2017 academic year are now available at www.ua.org under the Member’s Only Login area. Deadline for submitting applications is June 15, 2016.
Effective January 1, 2016, the IRS will reduce the standard mileage rate. Therefore, per the National Pipe Line Agreement, the travel pay rate will also decrease to $.54 per mile.
Click to see the U.A. Convention Delegate Election Results. The number of delegates to represent Local 798 during the August 2016 convention will be determined by the number of members Local 798 has in good standing based upon the March 2016 cash sheet. Those results will not be known until late April 2016.
DOT Regulations & Compliance Through NTCI
For those Members who already have DOT numbers on their welding rigs - rather than terminate your DOT number, we suggest you deactivate the number. For assistance with deactivating, you can contact NTCI at 317 770-0953.
Please view the document below before logging into your 401k acct. The button to the top left labeled 401k Login will take you directly to your login screen.
IN CASE YOU ARE INJURED ON OR OFF THE JOB:
Please call Michael E. Shelton, our attorney for these issues BEFORE giving any statements, signing any papers, or taking any other action that may affect your rights. The call and advice are free. Mike also carries a Journeyman's card with UA Local 100 and understands the issues you deal with when injured. His contact information is:
The Shelton Law Firm
2777 Allen Parkway, 14th Floor
Houston, TX 77019
Office phone: 713 807-0700
Office Fax: 713 400-4086