News & Events

In this section, you will find current events, articles, research and posts from LECET or LIUNA Minnesota / North Dakota and other construction industry related entities.

Construct Tomorrow

MAY 24, 2019

GIVING HANDS ON CONSTRUCTION EXPERIENCES TO YOUTH: Working with all of the Union trades/ crafts, we join together for a series of up to 10 Construct Tomorrow hands-on career events each year that has reached thousands of students since the inception of the program. The purpose of these events is to create an interactive career event that engages young people...

LECET Announces 2018 SAFETY DRIVEN Contractor Award Winners

MAY 24, 2019

The Minnesota Laborers – Employers Cooperation & Education Trust (LECET) announced that 49 union contractors were given the 2018 Minnesota LECET Safety Driven Contractor Award of Excellence recognition at their annual open house held in March at the Laborers Training Center Facility in Lino Lakes, MN. To be considered for the award, signatory union contractors must meet the program requirements...