Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Capitol
Happenings

legislative update

Get the latest news from MUCA's Government Relations team

Final Numbers for Day of the Dozers!

Over 3,000 people went through the gates at Day of the Dozers.

We raised a total of $47,845 — and there may be more donated still!

It took over 100 volunteers and 78 participating companies to host this event!

Our gratitude and appreciation goes out to everyone who spent time, money and energy to make Day of the Dozers happen!

THANK YOU!



HOW CAN I HELP?

MUCA needs your help to continue our good work. There are many ways to help your industry and your business through MUCA.

Join A Committee

We are always seeking volunteers to help us plan events, lobby the legislators, or develop educational programs. Find your inner volunteer and sign up here.

Contribute to the PAC

MUCA’s Political Action Committee contributes to those candidates who support the issues of concern to underground utility contractors.

Help Us Help Your Business: Contribute to the PAC here.

Project Build

Members continue to tell us finding quality workers is an issue.

MUCA is combining forces and resources with over 25 other construction organizations to create a multi-year, multi-media campaign to promote and raise awareness of the great careers available in construction.

We are asking every Member Company to contribute $200 to reach the ‘Association Trailblazer’ level.

To contribute and learn more, use this form.

Thanks for helping!

– Stephanie

 

MUCA Member Update

LAST CHANCE – Annual Meeting Registration

Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017
Mystic Lake Hotel & Resort, Prior Lake

Don’t miss out on the fun as we gather to celebrate our accomplishments in 2017 and look forward to 2018. As always, we’ll have delicious food and beverages ready, a great keynote speaker and time to visit with industry friends.

New This Year — Tables of 10! You can bring your 10 best employees, customers or friends and save! As always, promotional opportunities through a vendor display and sponsorships are available and appreciated!

Learn more and register here.

Membership Renewal Thanks!

Many thanks to MUCA Members American Agency and County Materials Corporation for renewing your investment in your association for 2018!

*Contractor members who renew in November receive 2 Free Training Credits!

Your investment in your association helps us fulfill our mission of promoting the industry, providing educational opportunities for your crews, and lobbying to protect your business interests at the Capitol and in D.C. Support your Association by renewing today!

To join or renew, simply log in to the MUCA Membership page on the website. You’ll need your login and password. If you don’t know it, email or call (651) 735-3908.

Welcome New Member!

MUCA is pleased to welcome McClellan Sales Inc. as a new Associate Member of MUCA. McClellan Sales is an industrial equipment supplier. They also provide services and have been in business since 2002. They are located in Blaine. To learn more, visit their website here.

2018 Training Opportunities!

Five Minute Foreman – our first run of this workshop was very well received last year. This program provides concrete lessons for field leader improvement. It makes an immediate impact on field operations, and teaches your leaders what to do and say to get better results from their crews and on their projects.

Class is limited to 70 people. To learn more and register, click here.

NEW! Diversity & Inclusion Success in Construction – learn how to make a difference! How do you build trust with those who do not have similar backgrounds? What strategies can be employed to ensure positive workplace connections, establish relationships and intentionally create a more inclusive environment?

BrainSkills@Work will share content based on neuroscience findings, including valuable techniques and tools for creating a more inclusive environment.

*This is a great opportunity to improve your Good Faith Efforts by ensuring your crew leaders are learning new skills in this area!

Registration will open in mid-November. Class is limited to 70 people. To save a spot, contact Rachel Dicks, MUCA’s Training Coordinator, at racheld@learn.muca.org or (651) 290-6297.

Mark Your Calendars!

Don't forget these upcoming events!

Stephanie Menning, Executive Director
Phone: 651-735-3908 | Fax: 651-290-2266 | Email: info@muca.org
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