Seven-year IBEW 1245 member Chris Rodriguez’ infant son was recently diagnosed with a serious heart condition. Baby Santiago has been hospitalized for the last month in Madera, and may need a heart transplant in the near future. In order to receive more specialized care, Santi is being transferred to Stanford Hospital, which many hours away… [Read More]
An IBEW 1245 crew from SMUD went out to Navajo Nation to turn the lights on for families who have lived far too long without power.
At the 2022 Napa-Solano Central Labor Council Spring Salute event, the IBEW 1245 members from Greater Vallejo Recreation District were honored for the work they performed in making the Hanns Park Frisbee Golf Course in Vallejo a reality in record time, with help from many other affiliated trades in Napa and Solano. From the iron… [Read More]
I am humbled by the outreach and support so many of you gave to IBEW 1245 member John Silva’s family in when he transitioned in March of 2022 (Johnny’s In memoriam). Like a pebble dropped in a pond, there is no doubt that his young family, his extended family and all of you, his Local… [Read More]
IBEW 1245 North Bay Retirees Club members Mike Scafani, Dean “Red” Ohlen, and Ken Rawles with IBEW 1245 Business Reps JV Macor, Mark Wilson and Kim Camatti, presenting 2020-21 donations in the amount of $1850 to Redwood Empire Food Bank. Accepting the donation for the food back was Chief Executive Officer David Goodman.
For the second year in a row, several community organizations are working together to host a donation drive for local farmworkers and their families and we are asking for your support. Last year, we raised over $3000 and distributed truckloads of food, clothing, PPE, and other items to local farm workers. This year, we hope… [Read More]
On March 10, longtime IBEW member and journeyman lineman Phil Merlino and his crew were involved in a near fatal, train/equipment collision in San Bruno, CA while working on the “The Peninsula Corridor Electrification Project (PCEP)” — upgrading and electrifying Caltrain’s 51-mile doubletrack commuter rail system from the 4th and King Caltrain Station in San… [Read More]
Five-year IBEW 1245 member Rocky Cardona’s life changed in an instant when a car crash took the life of his 14-year-old daughter and put his wife into the hospital. Cardona’s late daughter Marissa was a talented softball player, and Brother Cardona was a regular fixture at all of her games, even when work took him… [Read More]
Yerington IBEW 1245 Retirees’ Club President Tom “T” Bird presented a donation to Mason Valley Fire Department Fire Captain Amy Dodge, to purchase volunteer equipment. Pictured, from left: IBEW Local 1245 retiree and retired Firefighter Jim Hill, EMS Captain Patrick Watson, Yerington High School exchange student Filip Rajpert, EMS Fire Fighter Ron Durst, MVFD Captain… [Read More]
Sunday, August 7, 2022 at the Oakland Coliseum vs Enjoy a left field suite with food and beverage* Tickets are $65 each (PayPal, Venmo or Zelle). Available on a first-come, first-serve basis as quantities are limited. If you are interested in tickets, please contact Lloyd Cargo at Lic4@ibew1245.com or (916) 708-0830. PLEASE NOTE: There will… [Read More]