About Us

The Building & Construction Trades Council of Greater New York, an organization Consisting of local affiliates of 15 national and international unions representing 100,000 working men and women in the New York City.

Press Relations

All BCTC media inquiries should be directed to Robert Barletta or Jordan Isenstadt at Marino:

Robert Barletta, Executive Vice President
Telephone: 212) 889-4116 Email: rbarletta@marinopr.com

Jordan Isenstadt, Vice President
Telephone: (212) 402-3510 Email: jisenstadt@marinopr.com

Useful Construction Industry Links
New York Helmets to Hardhats, Inc. has placed 810 military service members in careers in the construction industry across the five boroughs since 2013.
Since 2005, New has places 1,298 women in the construction unions.
51% African-American
18% Hispanic
18% Caucasian
13% Asian or other PUT IN HERE
As of September 2018, The Edward J. Malloy Initiative for Construction Skills has placed 2,017 New York City residents into unionized apprenticeship programs including 878 journeypersons.
51% African-American
35% Hispanic
11% Caucasian
3% Asian or other

Economic Policy Institute.

Diversity in the New York City union and nonunion construction sectors.

Report • By Lawrence Mishel • March 2, 2017

Summary: New York City’s union construction sector employs a greater share of black workers and pays them more than the nonunion construction sector, and unions are drawing many more blacks into construction through apprenticeships compared to 20 years ago.