Local 1245 President Art Freitas administered the oath to new Advisory Council members Laquania Thompson (right) and Steve Speak at the quarterly Advisory Council meeting in Vacaville. Thompson has been tapped to fill the PG&E Clerical At-Large Southern Area seat, and Speak is filling the Tree Trimmers seat.
Archives for April 2018
The customer choice movement in California is about to take a giant step, but it has two starkly different choices regarding which direction to go.
It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of seven-year IBEW 1245 member Shane Keyser, who lost his life in an auto accident on April 28, 2018. Preliminary reports indicate that Brother Keyser, who worked as a PG&E Gas Compliance Rep out of Redding, was involved in a head-on collision while he… [Read More]
On Tuesday, April 17, the California State Senate Committee on Energy, Utilities and Communications took action on two pieces of legislation that could have a significant impact on IBEW Local 1245 members and the communities where they live and work. Senate Bill 1088 (Dodd) was crafted in response to the devastating wildfires that tore through… [Read More]
PG&E’s Moss Landing Substation is getting a major upgrade. Moss Landing’s 115kv impact building is in the midst of changing over to a new SMP scheme, and is one of the first subs in the PG&E system to shift over to this new setup. IBEW 1245 member Bill Roberts is an electrician at Moss Landing,… [Read More]