District 31

District 31 has the largest active membership in the UMWA, representing workers in northern West Virginia and eastern Ohio. Rich with activity, its representation includes coal miners, federal research technicians, manufacturers and county employees.

District 31 members’ pensions and health care are on the line with the recent bankruptcies. Click here to find out how you can join with your District 31 brothers and sisters to pressure the government to Keep the Promise to UMWA retirees.

Officers and District Representatives:
Rick Altman – International District 31 Vice President

Adam Frye – District 31 Representative

Tommy McGary – District 31 Representative

Michael Phillippi – District 31 Representative

District 31 Offices

District 31 Contact Information:

1414 Country Club Road

Fairmont, WV 26554


304-367-1382 (fax)


Sub-District Office:

260 Bethany Pike, Wheeling, WV 26003


304-242-0090 (fax)

Upcoming Events

District 31 Building Dedication

Date: June 6, 2019

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: 1414 Country Club Road Fairmont, WV 26554

The District 31 office has officially moved to its new location!

We will be celebrating the move with International President Cecil E. Roberts and International Secretary-Treasurer Levi Allen!

Refreshments will be provided for our guests. We would love to see all of our District 31 members and their families for this dedication!