Toledo Elects Union-Friendly Mayor, Invests in Future

The Toledo Northwest Ohio Building Trades would like to congratulate Mayor-Elect D. Michael Collins on his overwhelming victory over Mayor Mike Bell in this week’s crucial election. Collins, a retired Toledo police officer and former president of the police patrolmen’s union, credited support from Toledo’s unions for his win during his victory speech Tuesday night. “There […]

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BGSU Community Project of the Game

The Toledo Northwest Ohio Building Trades were recently honored with the “Community Project of the Game” designation by Bowling Green State University Athletics. A video recognizing our work on the Stroh Center, a 4,700-seat multi-purpose arena on the BGSU campus, played during the halftime celebration of the Oct. 26 football game between the BGSU Falcons and […]

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Toledo Construction Members Highlighted by WTOL TV

The community outreach efforts of two hardworking members of the Toledo Northwest Ohio Building Trades were recently highlighted in videos shot by Toledo News Now (WTOL News 11). IBEW Local 8‘s Ed Rodriguez, a professional electrician for 32 years, spends his free time bettering his local community in various ways. […]

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We are this Community!

The members of the Toledo Northwest Ohio Building Trades work and live in Lucas, Wood, Fulton, Henry, Hancock, Williams, Ottawa and Defiance Counties, so we care deeply about our community and fellow residents. Our impact on the community is evident through hundreds of volunteer construction work hours in addition to the many buildings and structures that adorn […]

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Undercover Seattle officer trained as drywaller, investigates abusive contractor

A Seattle contractor who obtained more than $1 million in government contracts now faces criminal charges, accused of scamming workers out of pay as part of a scheme to underbid competitors. The Seattle Post Intelligencer has the full story on the investigation that saw a Seattle police officer trained as a drywall installer, who then […]

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$850 million energy plant project commits to using union workforce

Our partners with ACT Ohio last week announced a significant project coming to the Toledo area where the developers have committed to using our skilled union workforce. Bill Martin, President of North America Project Development, LLC (NAPD) was in town to go over the details of his $850 million dollar Oregon Clean Energy Project. Powered […]

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About Toledo Construction

We are the Toledo Northwest Ohio Building Trades

The seventeen affiliated local unions that comprise the Toledo Northwest Ohio Building Trades unite and associate together to build up the great city of Toledo, Ohio and its surrounding area. Our jurisdiction covers the counties of Lucas, Wood, Fulton, Henry, Hancock, Williams, Ottawa and Defiance within the state of Ohio.

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We support our sports teams

We Support Our Sports Teams!

We are the Toledo Northwest Ohio Construction Industry…We are this Community! The members of the Toledo Northwest Ohio Building Trades work and live in Lucas, Wood, Fulton, Henry, Hancock, Williams, Ottawa and Defiance Counties, so we care deeply about our community and fellow residents. Like many other Northwest Ohio residents, we like to show support for the University […]

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Featured Project

The Toledo Zoo Aquarium is going through a $25 million renovation of the building […]

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