Acting Local: Community Board Workshop

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At our January Membership Meeting, Community Board member and 25 year carpenter Tammy Rivera taught us the value of community boards for tradespeople: have a powerful influence over the kind of construction projects and conditions for workers in your neighborhood, while growing your public speaking skills, getting comfortable with local politicians and politics, and being a change maker your union. If you’re interested in applying to your community board, go here to find a link to your borough’s application. And when you apply, Tweet us up! @NYCCWC