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Android Phone Small  The DC 711 Mobile App Has Launched!

Now available for Android and Apple, the DC711 mobile app is packed with information.

  • Get the latest news from around the Council as soon as it happens through push notifications
  • Get updates on local meetings
  • View various calendars and add event reminders right into your phone
  • View the dispatch lists

Go to the Google Play Store or App Store and download it now!


Memorial Day

In observance of the holiday, DC 711 offices will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2017 and will re-open on Tuesday, May 30, 2017. Have a happy and safe Memorial Day weekend!


Jack (Jocko) Kruger AGE: 61 • Belmar Jack ( Jocko) Kruger, 61, of Belmar, member of Local 1976, passed away May 11, 2017. Visitation will be held Sat. May 20, 2017 from 4pm-6pm at Francioni, Taylor & Lopez Funeral Home, 1200 10th Ave, Neptune. Family is asking for donations to the Funeral Home to defray […]

Last Day to Register To Vote

TODAY, 5/16/17, IS THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE. If you are not registered to vote, you will not be able to vote in the Primary Election. Please stop in your county clerk’s office to register. Go to for locations. June 6, 2017 – Primary Election Day Polls will be open from 6:00 a.m. […]

Locals 694 & 1005 June Meeting Reminder

Reminder The next meeting of the newly combined locals will be held on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Brick Union Hall. Elections for trustees will take place. Please make every effort to attend.


This Saturday May 6, 2017 at 8:00 AM we are taking action against Aldi grocery store that is coming to Hamilton. We need to support our good neighbors like Shoprite & Acme, that build with Union labor. We hope to have 500 Union construction workers there to show the developer & the Mayor that we […]

  • A Hero Among Us
  • DC 711 Endorses Phil Murphy for Governor
  • Congratulations STARS Winners!
  • Six Flags Holiday in the Park
  • Thanks To Our Volunteers!
  • 2016 NJ Protective Coatings and Corrosion Expo
  • 2016 Monmouth Ocean AFL-CIO CLC Scholarship
  • Job Action Success!