United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America

(Carpenters Local 291)


The United Brotherhood of Carpenters is one of North America's largest building-trades unions, with nearly a half-million members in the construction and wood-products industries. We are leveraging our 130-year history to prepare for tomorrow by training, educating, and representing the next generation of construction professionals. Our mission is to stand strong for our signatory contractors and help them succeed in today's marketplace by supplying them with motivated, knowledgable crews that demonstrate skills, productivity, and a strong work ethic every day.


Painters & Allied Trades DC-9
District Council 9 New York IUPAT, Painters and Allied Trades


For over a hundred years, District Council 9 has provided the highest quality, innovative workmanship combined with cutting edge technology and technique. Our entire workforce undergoes continuing education programs to ensure that our skills match the latest design models. Our craftsmen have an international reputation having worked on some of the most well known landmarked buildings in our country.


Our craftsmen are renowned for their professionalism and handcrafted finishing, which is often the visual testimony to the quality of our work. Whatever your buildings' needs, whether they be painting or wall covering, ornamental metal and glasswork, window film, drywall finishing or metal polishing our contractors are readily prepared to develop a scope of services that match your design needs.


District Council 9 of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades is an organizational of painter, decorators, wall covers, drywall finishers, sign painters, metal polishers, bridge & structural steel painters, civil service painters, lead abatement workers, glaziers & architectural metal glassworkers, paint makers, paint makers and allied trades.