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  Traffic signal management across Maine has been largely nonunion for decades. That’s about to change, thanks to a successful relationship-building effort across the IBEW’s Second District. Maine Traffic Signal Overhaul Will Be ‘100% IBEW’ March 23, 2021 Related Articles Local 1253 President Joins Sit-In to Fight ‘Dead-Wrong’ Tax Bill Maine Member Tells Senator: ‘The …

January 5, 2021 IBEW Members Leading the COVID Response IBEW President Lonnie Stephenson Speaks About COVID-19 One year after the first cases of COVID-19 were diagnosed in North America, vaccines from Pfizer, AstraZeneca, and Moderna are on the verge of becoming widely available.                         …

In our continuing effort to provide “best-in-class services” to all of our participants in the NECA/IBEW Family Medical Care Plan (FMCP), the FMCP has completed work on a brand new claims processing system which will be more efficient, cost-effective and enable the Plan to completely control the claims-paying process with no reliance on a third-party …

Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Employee Paid Leave Rights The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act) requires certain employers to provide employees with paid sick leave or expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19. The Department of Labor’s (Department) Wage and Hour Division (WHD) administers and enforces the new law’s paid …

  Five Northeast Governors Seek Reform of Market Design, Transmission Planning, and Governance Needed to Achieve States’ Mandates for Clean, Affordable, and Reliable Power Vermont Business Magazine Recognizing the critical role that New England’s regional wholesale electricity market plays in addressing climate change and cost-effectively reducing economy-wide greenhouse gas emissions, Vermont Governor Phil Scott and governors from …

  A new Gallup poll shows a majority of Americans still believe in the power of collective bargaining. “This shows that, once again, working people believe in their right to have a voice on the job,” said International President Lonnie R. Stephenson. “It’s not a fringe notion, it’s mainstream. People can see that there’s power …

  IBEW Local 567 proudly supports the mission of organized labor and is ready and willing to support the efforts of fellow Brothers and Sisters from other unions — even during a pandemic.  On June 21, members of International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local S6 went on strike against Bath Iron Works (BIW). …

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February Monthly Meeting

The February monthly meeting will be held on 2/28/2024 at 6 p.m. at the hall.

 
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