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.

Diverse Building Trades Workforce Safely Constructs Cleveland Hilton Hotel
The construction of the Cleveland Hilton Hotel was truly a community effort. Built under a Project Labor[...] Read More →
Hotel PLA Project Comes In $20 Million Under Budget
During the ribbon cutting ceremony, the Cleveland Building Trades received high praise for completing the Downtown Hilton Hotel on time and $20 million under budget[...] Read More →
Trades Praised For Work On Drury Plaza Hotel
A new hotel opened in a historic downtown Cleveland building to critical acclaim, thanks to the [...] Read More →
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