The New York State Laborers' Union represents over 40,000 members employed in the construction industry and other fields throughout the state.
Our members are organized into more than 36 local unions and 5 district councils. We are a proud affiliate of the Laborers' International Union of North America (LIUNA).
The Long Island Contractors Association held their 2014 Federal State Infrastructure Summit. NYS LECET representatives along with Local Union 1298 attended and listened to summit speakers -Executive Director of the Port Authority of NY & NJ Pat Foye, Chairman & CEO of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Thomas Prendergast, and New York State Department of Transportation Commissioner Joan McDonald.