Our members earn family-supporting pay, good benefits and the opportunity for advancement.  Members are involved in a variety of activities that help grow and strengthen Local 500.

Once a member of Laborers’ Local 500, you can get involved and get regular updates from our international union by joining the LiUNA! Action Network. If you would like to join Local 500, please contact our office at 419-243-3279.


Members enjoy benefits unheard of by non-union workers.  Government statistics show that the average pay for union construction workers is more than 50% above that of non-union construction workers. Also, union members are more likely to have healthcare and a pension.


LIUNA members have access to the best continuing education program in North America. And it's free.  LIUNA training includes more than 50, opening the doors to new opportunity and advancement; providing valuable learning in skills such as as basic construction skills, advanced construction skills and safety practices and awareness.

Retiree Council

Retiree Council Monthly Meetings are held the second Tuesday of every month. For further information, please call the union hall at (419) 243-3279.