The Council has a long standing history of strong leadership, negotiating skills and a powerful political voice that is taken to the bargaining table to provide the construction industry[...] Find Out More
The Council is headed by Executive Secretary David J. Wondolowski and eight other Executive Board members, along with its 31 affiliated local unions and district councils. [...] Find Out More
The CBCTC has signatory agreements with over 300 licensed building and construction contractors throughout the Greater Cleveland area. [...] Find Out More
The Cleveland Building & Construction Trades Council

The CBCTC is an alliance of craft unions who have made up the foundation of the construction industry throughout the City of Cleveland and Northeast Ohio for over 100 years.

Our affiliated unions represent more than 10,000 highly-skilled and highly-trained craftworkers to be utilized by area building owners and contractors who only want the most productive and professional workforce in the industry.

The CBCTC provides essential coordination, representation and support to the work of our 31 affiliated unions and district councils, with a concerted commitment to the principles our building and construction trades were founded upon: performance, cooperation and partnership.

CBCTC Political Endorsement Application Now Online
A political endorsement application form is now available online for any political candidate within the CBCTC'S jurisdiction who seeks our Council's endorsement. [...] Read More →
Employee Misclassification Costing Billions in Tax Revenue
A recent report shows that 10 to 20 percent of employees nationwide are misclassified by their employers, costing the government billions in tax revenue [...] Read More →
Tradeswomen Committee Hosts Successful Career Event
The Tradeswomen Committee has introduced nearly 90 women to potential careers in the construction industry following successful career events [...] Read More →
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