Next Union Meeting

The next Union Meeting will be a Notified Meeting Wednesday, August 14, 2019, held at 5:30 p.m., in the Meeting Hall, at 2300 East River Road.  The meeting is Notified for discussion and vote on Health and Welfare coverage.

Annual LU 86 Family Picnic

The Annual Family Picnic will be Saturday, August 3rd, at Seabreeze.  Tickets are available at the Union Hall.  Tickets must be purchased no later than Wednesday, July 31st.  Please check the flyer that you should have received for ticket prices.  If you have any questions, please feel free to call the Hall at (585) 235-1510.

Annual LU 86 Mixed Clambake

The Annual LU 86 Mixed Clambake will be Saturday, September 7th, at LU 86.  Please use the form you will be receiving in the mail when purchasing your tickets.  Tickets must be purchased no later than Friday, August 30th.

Local Union 86 Election Day

Friday, July 19th, 2019, will be Election Day of Officers.  Voting will take place between the hours of 12:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. at the Union Hall of Local 86.  All eligible members may vote in the election.  A photo I.D and current dues receipt must be presented at the registration table in order to vote. If you are a member in good standing and qualified to vote but are unable to visit the polls on election day, you may request an absentee ballot by written request to:  Election Judge, IBEW Local 86, PO Box 92355, Rochester, NY 14692.  You may make your request any time within thirty (30) days but not less than five (5) days prior to the date of the elections.  No member receiving an absentee ballot shall be permitted to vote in person at the election without first returning the absentee ballot, unmarked, to the Election Judge.  Ballots received at the post office box after 5:00 p.m. on the day of the election will not be counted.

Nominations were held at the June meeting.  Nominees are:

President/International Convention Delegate

Tom McCollough

Mark A. Quinn

John Smyth

Vice President

Casey T. Haley

Raymond Ryerse

Recording Secretary

None Nominated

Financial Secretary

Michael Conover


Manny Hernandez

Business Manager/International Convention Delegate

Michael J. Bader

David A. Young Jr

Executive Board (4 positions)

Kereem Berry

John Clark

Bob DeNoto

Joe Gibbardo

Mike Herring

Todd Krenzer

Tim Longbine

Mike O’Brien

Mike Wehner

Examining Board (3 positions)

William Rockow

Justin Shireman

Congratulations to all unopposed candidates and good luck to the Brothers running for open positions.


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