RSVP for Local 49 holiday parties

Mark your calendar for this year’s holiday parties! All parties start at 6 p.m. Some hotels offer us discounted rates on guest rooms. Please contact the hotel directly and inquire…

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Operating Engineers Pathway students take part in ‘heavy equipment rodeo’

Ames Construction hosts hands-on event for Operating Engineers Pathway Oct. 15 ROSEMOUNT, MN — High school students from across the state tested their skill behind the controls of a bulldozer,…

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Photos: Retirees river cruise

It was a beautiful day for the Local 49 Retirees River Cruise Oct. 11 in Stillwater, Minnesota. See photos from the cruise here.

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St. Paul drops appeal in vaccine mandate case

The city of St. Paul has dropped its appeal of a court ruling that it committed an unfair labor practice by unilaterally implementing a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for employees. The…

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Local 49 endorses Finstad for Congress

The International Union of Operating Engineers Local 49 endorses Congressman Brad Finstad, a Republican from New Ulm, for reelection in Minnesota’s 1st Congressional District (see the formal press release here)….

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2022 Retirees River Cruise details for attendees

The 2022 Retirees River Cruise is full and cannot accept additional attendees. Below are details for those who submitted RSVPs. What: Local 49 Retirees River Cruise When: Tuesday, Oct. 11,…

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