NEW START TIME FOR NOVATO/MARIN UNIT Unit 3711, Novato/Marin, has a new start time of 5:00 p.m. The location and dates remain the same. JV Macor, Business Rep.
SERVICES SCHEDULED FOR KATHY HUGHES Funeral services for Local 1245 shop steward and long-time union activist Kathleen Hughes will be held on Saturday, July 16, 1:30 p.m. at St. Gregory’s Catholic Church. The church address is 2715 Hacienda St, San Mateo, CA. The reception will be next to the church immediately following the services. Sister Hughes,… [Read More]
MEMORIAL SET FOR JIM McCAULEY, FORMER 1245 VP AND ASSISTANT BUSINESS MANAGER A memorial service will be held Friday, July 29, for Jim McCauley. The service will begin 11 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church , 837 Tennent Ave., in Pinole, CA. A reception will be held following the service. Brother McCauley was a long-time… [Read More]
LEADERSHIP TRAINING CHALLENGES YOUNG IBEW MEMBERS TO THINK ABOUT HOW TO CARRY THE LABOR MOVEMENT FORWARD Local 1245 stepped up its program of leadership training this spring with activist sessions in Reno, Fresno and Stanford. The need for young leadership is clear: our union faces growing challenges even as many of our most stalwart activists… [Read More]
CHARLEY SOUDERS HIRED FOR PUBLIC SECTOR Charley Souders Charley Souders, a distribution system operator at Merced Irrigation District, has been hired to be a Local 1245 business representative. Souders, 31, has served the union in several capacities: as show steward, bargaining committee member, and recording secretary for Unit 1122. He also was part of the… [Read More]
28th Annual International Lineman’s Rodeo & Expo October 12 -15, 2011 Bonner Springs, Kansas Hosted by Kansas City Power & Light and Westar Energy All IBEW Local 1245 Apprentices who have completed one full year and are members in good standing are eligible to apply. Eighteen (18) Apprentices will be chosen by drawing in August…. [Read More]