IBEW 1245 is proud to participate in the NSC Labor Division. To get involved, contact Rich Lane at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8, we’re sharing stories of the women of IBEW 1245. Join the conversation on social media with the hashtags #InternationalWomensDay, #IWD2018, #PressForProgress and #WomenofIBEW.
New ways of doing business are sweeping through the utility industry, shaking up traditional assumptions about the work and who will do it. In these uncertain times for utility workers, is it possible to protect our work, our livelihood? The short answer is “yes,” and we can look to the Longshoremen’s “Mechanization and Modernization Agreement” of… [Read More]
Part 7: The Philosopher and the Mechanic To view previous installments of the history video series, click here.
Part 6: One Big Union To view previous installments of the history video series, click here.
Part 5: The Longshore Strike To view previous installments of the history video series, click here.
The third installment of our “Fist Full of Lightning” history video series is here! Watch and learn all about the monumental 1913 strike at PG&E. If you missed the first two installments, you can find them at www.ibew1245.com/historyvideos.
In 2016, IBEW Local 1245 released a comprehensive history book, entitled “Fist Full of Lightning.” As a companion to that book, the Local is also producing a series of short videos that highlight the unique and storied history of the local union from its earliest days. The first installment of the “Fist Full of Lightning”… [Read More]
Question 3 is a handout to billionaires at our expense. If Question 3 passes, utility rates would go sky high, and we’ll lose important consumer protections for low income and rural Nevadans. Vote NO on Question 3!