Upstate New York Roofers Business Agent Sentenced

Roofers at workOn June 15, Michael Pagano, former business agent and secretary-treasurer of United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers and Allied Workers Local 74 in West Seneca, New York, was sentenced in U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York to one year of probation and ordered to make restitution in the amount of $9,264. He had pleaded guilty in December to one count of falsifying union records. The sentencing follows an investigation by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.