IAM Local 1781

serving the San Francisco Bay Area


Membership Meeting 2nd Wednesday of the Month 4:00pm Location of the Meeting: IAM Local 1781:1511 Rollins Road,Burlingame, CA 94010


  • IAM Rail Division Pounds Pavement in Washington, DC June 24, 2022
    At this week’s 2022 IAM Legislative Conference in Washington, DC, union leaders from TCU, the Carmen Division, and IAM District Lodge 19 amplified our members’ voices by meeting with various elected officials from across the federal government. Our railroaders spoke at length with leaders from the Federal Railroad Administration, the Surface Transportation Board, and Congress. […]
  • Tell North Dakota’s Elected Officials: Save Machinists Union Jobs at Motor Coach Industries June 23, 2022
    Approximately 175 IAM Local W384 (District 5) members at Motor Coach Industries (MCI) Pembina, North Dakota plant were told they will be out of work by the end of the year due to the company’s decision to close the facility. “We were just in shock thinking back to all the things we’ve been told, the […]
  • Machinists Union Members Make Powerful Return to Capitol Hill at IAM Legislative Conference June 23, 2022
    IAM members and political activists from across the United States convened in Washington, DC this week for the 2022 IAM Legislative Conference, hearing from allies of the Machinists Union and lobbying members of Congress. IAM International President Robert Martinez Jr., as well as IAM National Political and Legislative Director Hasan Solomon, welcomed Legislative Conference delegates […]
  • Machinists Join Moral March on Washington June 23, 2022
    Julie Frietchen, IAM Director of Women’s and Human Rights, talks about the recent Moral March on Washington. The Machinists Union supported the protest, along with thousands of others from around the country who converged on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, DC. Activists joined Rev. William Barber to speak out for the millions of Americans who struggle […]
  • Machinists Union Reaches Historic, Industry-Leading Tentative Agreement Extension for 5,300 Members at Alaska Airlines June 22, 2022
    WASHINGTON, June 22, 2022 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) has reached a tentative agreement with Alaska Airlines that, for the first time in the carrier’s history, will put approximately 5,300 Alaska Airlines workers at the top of the airline industry’s pay scale. The tentative agreement extension covers IAM members who […]
  • Pride and Powerful June 22, 2022
    Pride month is celebrated during the month of June as a remembrance of the Stonewall Riots, a series of spontaneous protests by members of the gay community in response to a police raid on June 28, 1969, at the Stonewall Inn bar in New York City.  Although society has progressed in its treatment of the […]
  • New Machinists Union Report Analyzes State of the Aerospace Industry, Charts Future for Growth June 21, 2022
    This week, the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW), North America’s largest aerospace labor union, released a new detailed report analyzing the state of the aerospace industry in the United States. The report calls for a national aerospace strategy created by the government, private industry, and labor unions to maintain its standing as a world […]
  • IAM Mourns Passing of Retired Director Charlie Bradford June 21, 2022
    The IAM is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of retired Machinist, Charlie (Gene) Bradford, at the age of 89. Bradford held many roles in the IAM in his 43-year career, and his 70 years with the IAM earned him the rare honor of a Gold Lifetime Membership card, bestowed upon members who reach 50 years […]
  • IAM Local 1379 Members Ratify Strong Three-Year Contract with Kennedy Valve in New York June 21, 2022
    180 IAM Local Lodge 1379 (IAM District 65) members at Kennedy Valve in Elmira, NY, who produce fire hydrants and water valves, recently ratified an extremely strong three-year agreement. The membership voted overwhelmingly to accept the tentative agreement, which includes: –      Major wage increases –      Improvements to pensions –      Bereavement language –      Shift differential –      Life insurance –      Accidental death and […]
  • IAM Photography Contest Deadline Extended June 21, 2022
    There’s still time to enter the 2022 IAM Photography Contest! The deadline to enter has been extended to August 5, 2022. Photos entered in this year’s contest will be featured in the 2023 calendar. First, Second, Third Place, and Honorable Mention photos will also be awarded cash prizes. You can visit the official call on the […]

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IAM Local 1781:1511 Rollins Road,Burlingame, CA 94010
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