Close to a dozen IBEW 1245 and family members got together on Veterans Day to go crabbing in the Pacific. Among the organizers were Senior Assistant Business Manager Bob Dean, who was in the US Navy for 10 years, and Executive Board member Mike Cottrell, who served in the US Army in Vietnam. “We limited… [Read More]
IBEW Local 1245 made its mark this year at the 2013 Walk to Stop Diabetes event in San Jose, CA. Lead by Coí¢â‚¬Captains and IBEW Local 1245 members, Lorenso Arciniega and Joe Estrada Jr. For well over a year, Local Unit 1511’s “Team Believe” has been working hard to increase awareness about Diabetes and raise… [Read More]
Click here to view thank you notes from the recipients of IBEW 1245’s Community Fund in 2013.
IBEW 1245 members at NV Energy competed in the recent National Gas Rodeo in Fairview Heights, IL. The team was selected following a competition with other NV Energy workers in a series of timed events. They built a typical residential meter set, installed a gas service, connected it to a gas main and capped it;… [Read More]
Hawaii Lineman’s Rodeo Competition
Summer is a tough time to collect blood donations. Students are on summer break and many regular donors are on vacation. That made IBEW 1245’s participation in 2013 Summer Classic Blood Drive especially important. On Aug. 9, IBEW 1245 members stepped up to offer the gift of life in Redding and Chico, part of a… [Read More]
On Friday, August 24th, five IBEW 1245 members and staff will join the national mobilization to mark the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Fifty years ago, in 1963, a quarter of a million people marched to demand racial equality and social and economic justice n the aftermath of escalating… [Read More]