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Laborers’ Local 159

Laborers’ Local 159 was founded on April 24, 1934, and is an affiliate of the Laborers’ International Union of North America.

Currently, it serves about 660 men and women who carry out a variety of tasks required for the construction of the counties it covers. Its jurisdiction includes Macon, Shelby, Moultrie, Douglas, Coles, Cumberland, Clark, and Edgar counties in Illinois.

Members of Local 159 receive competitive pay and a range of benefits, such as health insurance, a pension plan, scholarships, and access to the Illinois Laborers and Contractors Joint Apprenticeship and Training program.

Pay Laborers’ Local 159 Automatically with HCM TradeSeal:

To automate payroll and reporting for this union: open HCM TradeSeal, go to "Trade Intelligence" and add LiUNA 159 to your list of unions. Adding this local will enable HCM TradeSeal to:

  • Auto-calculate of Laborers’ Local 159 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculate and account for for Laborers’ Local 159 union benefits
  • Generate automatic union reports for Laborers’ Local 159
  • Simplify union audits for Laborers’ Local 159
  • Generate Certified Payroll reports for Laborers’ Local 159 work classes

Watch a Video

Learn more about HCM TradeSeal by watching a brief overview video. HCM TradeSeal can automatically calculate fringe benefits and generate remittance reports for most union locals, including Laborers’ Local 159.