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The Collective Bargaining Agreement, or CBA, is an agreement between FCAI and the Painters District Council #30 on the hourly wages craftspersons will be paid, contributions to be made for fringe benefits, and working rules and conditions. Signatory employers, like the members of PDC #30, select a group of representatives to negotiate a contract which shall be in effect for an established period of time. PDC #30 negotiates with representatives of the Finishing Contractors Association of Illinois (FCAI).

The following CBAs are in force between labor and management within the jurisdiction of PDC #30:

Effective Date: June 1, 2022 – May 31, 2025

PDC30 – FCA of Illinois – Painters CBA  

Effective Date: May 1, 2022 – April 30, 2025

PDC30 & Glaziers

The following CBA is in force between labor and management within the jurisdiction of PDC #14:

Effective Date: June 1, 2021 – May 31, 2024

DC14-FCAC Painters

Tapers – DC14 and MWCC

The Following CBA is In Force between Labor and Management within Glaziers Local 607:

Effective Date: April 1, 2019 – March 30, 2024

Local 607 Rockford CBA

Worker Ratios – PDC #30 Members Performing Work in PDC #14

Working Apprentices Across District Council Jurisdictions

Worker Ratios – PDC #30 members performing work in PDC #14.

The first man on the job can be any of your DC workers. The second man must be from the local area where work is being performed. The third man can be any of your workers and so on. If the job is manned by an odd number of people, the ratio can be in favor of your DC #30 members, according to the letter dated April 11, 2022 from DC 14, 30, and 58.

DC #14 and DC #30 – Pay Differential

DC #14 and DC #30 – “Out-of-Area’ Meeting conclusions

PDC #30 / PDC #14 Out-of-Area Issues: Facts to Help Contractors

On March 22, 2012, FCAI participated in a conference call meeting between representatives of FCAI, the Finishing Contractors Association of Chicago (FCAC), Painters District Council #30 (PDC #30), Painters District Council #14 (PDC #14), and the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT).

The purpose of the meeting was to clarify agreements between PDC #30 and PDC #14 concerning work performed in each District Councils’ respective jurisdictions and to address questions and concerns raised by several sources.

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