The MN Building & Construction Trades Council is chartered by the Building & Construction Trades Department of the National AFL-CIO. The state Council provides leadership through direction and cooperation from 9 regional councils. Regional councils support the efforts of labor in their region and can provide information relative to union projects, affiliate members and apprenticeship opportunities.
Click on the map below for regional contact information.
Regional Council Meeting Dates & Times:
Brainerd Building Trades: First Thursday of the month, 11:00 a.m., Front Street Cafe, 616 Front Street, Brainerd, MN.
Central Minnesota Building Trades: Third Thursday of the month, 9:00 a.m., St. Cloud Labor Home – 1903 4th Street N, St. Cloud, MN.
Iron Range Building Trades: Fourth Tuesday of the month, 4:00 p.m., Local 49 Operating Engineers Office – 8381 Enterprise Drive, Virginia, MN.
Mankato Building Trades: Second Tuesday of the month, 9:00 a.m., Mankato Labor Temple – 310 S McKinzie Street, Mankato, MN.
Minneapolis Building Trades: Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m. and second Tuesdays at 5:00 p.m., 312 Central Avenue, SE, Suite 219, Minneapolis, MN.
Northwest Building Trades: Fourth Tuesdays, 2:00 p.m., Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 11, 15600 Heille Ridge Lane, Detroit Lakes, MN.
St. Paul Building Trades: Every Thursday, 9:30 am, first Monday of the month at 5:00 p.m., St. Paul Labor Center, 353 W. 7th Street, St. Paul.
Southeast Building Trades: Fourth Tuesdays, 9:00 a.m., locations vary.
Minnesota State Building and Construction Trades Council
353 W. 7th Street, Suite 103, St. Paul, MN 55102
phone: 651-287-9999 email: ContactMBT@mntrades.org