Members Information


As a member of Local 597 you can use this website to pay your quarterly dues, re-register on the Referral Hall Out-of-Work-List (OWL) or use it to find a wealth of information about your benefits.

Member Dues

Any member wishing to pay dues can contact our office directly at 312-829-4191 to pay via the telephone or they can mail in a payment to our office. Members also can pay dues via their online union fusion dashboard. If you have any questions regarding your due’s status or payment issues regarding your account. Please feel free to contact the Association Office directly

Dues Payments are due in full by the first day of each quarter

  • 1st Quarter = January 1st through March 31st
  • 2nd Quarter = April 1st through June 31st
  • 3rd Quarter = July 1st through September 30th
  • 4th Quarter= October 1st through December 31st

Once a member has officially retired and our office has been notified, they are no longer required to pay dues. However, any retired member that is still actively working should be paying dues for any months that he or she has worked.

Referral Hall

Members can login on to their union fusion dashboard to check their OOWL position, re-register, update and add any skills.

Member Benefits

The member benefits that you have earned can easily be accessed through your Fund Office Dashboard. If you have questions on how the benefits are earned or how a given benefit my work, check the Benefits pages for the information you need