Our hearts go out to 33-year IBEW 1245 member and PG&E Senior Operating Clerk Eltanalia “Tammy” Kinard, whose 23-year-old daughter, Taima, was tragically killed in a car accident just a few days shy of her college graduation. Sister Kinard and her family could use our support during this difficult time. A system-wide vacation sale has… [Read More]
Photos from the IBEW 1245 Pin Dinner in Redding on May 10, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rebecca Band, IBEW 1245 (510) 326 0897 RGB1@IBEW1245.com VACAVILLE, CA — As the union representing thousands of workers employed by PG&E and its contractors, IBEW 1245 strongly supports the establishment of a special fund to provide critical assistance for the individuals who have been impacted and displaced by the wildfires. IBEW… [Read More]
This notice is to inform you that on Thursday and Friday, May 23rd and 24th, 2019 @ 9:00am, UniLect Election Services and Local 1245’s Election Judge will be overseeing the mailing of the Official Ballot Packets to Local 1245’s Members at Roadrunner Quick-Sort Mailing in San Ramon, CA. Any candidate running for office, or an IBEW member designated by the candidate as an observer, may be present at the preparation and mailing of the… [Read More]
“Throughout the state, significant work is underway by thousands of IBEW members who are working around the clock to harden our electrical infrastructure to not only make the system more fire resistant but also ensure our members can continue to safely deliver increasing amounts of clean power,” said Tom Dalzell, Business Manager, IBEW Local 1245. “Adequate… [Read More]
Unit #1112, Bakersfield, has moved its meeting time from 6pm to 5pm. The meeting dates and location will remain the same. –Mark Rolow, IBEW 1245 Business Rep
Electricity is something that most Americans take for granted. When we go home at night, we know that we’ll be able to turn on the lights, charge our cell phones, take a hot shower, grab some food from the fridge and heat it up in the microwave. But for the 300,000 individuals who live on… [Read More]
IBEW 1245 Assistant Business Manager Hunter Stern appeared on a ClimateOne panel entitled “How Climate Broke California’s Biggest Utility.” In the excerpt below, he discusses the future for PG&E workers. Listen to the full recording here.
IBEW 1245 members and PG&E Linemen Jordan Chene, Jacob “Floppy” Hunt and Dustin Curry took second place overall at the San Diego Gas & Electric Rodeo, and third place overall at the LADWP Lineman‘s Rodeo. Way to make us proud!
The IBEW 1245 delegation at the Alameda CLC’s Labor Convergence on Climate On April 13, the Alameda County Central Labor Council hosted “Labor Convergence on Climate.” a one-day summit focused on the impact that climate change is having on working families. The solutions-oriented event featured a number of notable speakers and presenters, including IBEW 1245… [Read More]