The William E. Bradfield Sr. Award was established to honor the service of former Local 80 Business Representatives and Business Managers.
In 2007, the first of these awards was given to John Girolamo. John was one of the original Business Representatives of Local 80 when our Union Hall was located on East Grand Boulevard in Downtown Detroit. John served Local 80 long and well as a Business Representative and later in his sheet metal career he became a Marketing Representative for the Sheet Metal Workers’ International. John passed away June 29, 2009.