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The Callgary Herald 'Swerve' Magazine
(June 12/15) includes a fascinating article on a new public art work installed at the Vancouver Airport and fabricated by Local 8 members working at Reggin Industries Inc.
You can find the article HERE
 
Health & Welfare Changes

Please see here for changes to the Health & Welfare plan this year

 



 
Calgary Office Hours Change

Please note that effective the week of February 11, 2019, the Calgary office will no longer be staffed on Fridays. If Steve is available, he will be in the office, but you should either call the office at 403 250 1060 or Steve's cell at 403 813 5523 to check before stopping in.

 
2018 Tax Receipts

Income Tax receipts for dues paid in 2018 will be mailed out the third week of
February. Please ensure we have your current mailing address on file.
You can email info@local8.ca to change your address or confirm your address on file.
 
 Canadian Model for Providing a Safe Workplace ver 6 (July/18)


For members interested in signing up to the
 Rapid Site Access Program (RSAP),
the forms and information about the program can be found on the Construction Labour Relations Alberta website - www.clra.org
Once you are at the site, click on the
CM/RSAP box at the top right corner. When you reach the page, click on forms, then CM/RSAP member application. Follow the instructions on completing the form and return it to Homewood. They will then contact you to complete the process.
Coughlin & Associates Web Site
Health & Welfare booklets are no longer printed. PDF versions are available
2018 PLAN BOOKLET
TRAVEL BOOKLET
RSA TRAVEL CARD
Downloadable claims forms:

Prescription & other medical benefits (original recipts must accompany form)
Dental  (most dentists will file digitally)   
Short Term Disability
P
AD  (pre-authorized direct deposit form)
Change Form to add or delete dependents or change beneficiaries


APPRENTICES: Check out Alberta Apprenticeship & Industry Training
for scholarship info and other funding

PENSION PLAN

Alberta Sheet Metal Retirement Trust Fund
Plan booklets are available online


Local 8 is proud to support our communities through donations to worthy causes.
All funding is made from our Benevolent Fund and through motions made by our members
at our regular meetings. We've donated to:
AIT Apprenticeship Scholarships          Air Canada Dreams Take Flight
Alberta Childrens’ Hospital (Calgary)          BTA Charitable Foundation
Canadian Red Cross          Child Find        EDLC Broken Families Memorial
Edmonton Police Association Drug Education
Enmax – Ganotec West “Adopt A Family’ Program   Food Banks throughout Alberta
Glenrose Hospital Courage Centre    Habitat For Humanity        
Haiti
Disaster Relief      KidSafe Program
Knights of Columbus Youth Programs        MADD        Movember – Prostate Cancer          
Red Cross         RoofTek      Royal Canadian Legion & Legion Poppy Fund
Salvation Army           Skills Alberta & Skills Canada
Slave Lake Disaster Relief Fund (Red Cross & Salvation Army)
Southern Alberta Flood Relief      S
TARS
Building
Magic In the Air      United Way



 
LOCAL 8 NEWS
 
Photos of the 2018
Childrens' Christmas Parties
are available
Edmonton
Calgary
 
See photos of the 2018 Local 8 Awards Recipients here
 
The October/November 2018 newsletter
is now online
 
Previous Newsletters
July, 2018
April / May, 2018
 
Got a question?
 
HAVE YOU MOVED LATELY?
E-mail
info@local8.ca to give us your new address & phone number
 
MEETING DATES
All meetings are at 7:30 PM except
Fort McMurray  (8:00 PM)
 
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EDMONTON
17310 - 106 Ave
FORT MAC
9713 Hardin St.
CALGARY -
125 - 5723 10 St NE
LETHBRIDGE
2801 - 2nd Ave. N
COMET RED DEER
3310 - 50 Ave.
Click location for map

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