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Next Union Meeting:

The next Union Meeting will be a NOTIFIED meeting, Wednesday, February 14th, 2018, held at 5:30pm, in the Meeting Hall, at 2300 East River Road.  This meeting is NOTIFIED to vote on a closed formulary for the Health Care Plan.

2018 International Dues Increase:

The Delegates of the 39th I.B.E.W. International Convention, which was conducted in St. Louis, Missouri during the week of September 19th through September 23rd, 2016, approved several amendments to Article IX of the I.B.E.W. Constitution. Accordingly, effective January 1, 2018, there will be an increase of one dollar ($1.00) for the I.B.E.W. per capita, which applies to all members.  This will increase your 2018 Dues to $42.50 monthly or $127.50 quarterly or $510.00 yearly.  For more information contact us at (585) 235-1510.

ATTENTION – Re-sign Information:

All re-signs are once a month, from the 10th through the 16th of each calendar month.  Re-sign can be done by email, fax and mail or in person on those days.  You do not get a reply email back ~ Please print the page.  Web Referral is available at ibewlu86.org. Click on Web Referral and then proceed with the instructions on the page.  Members can bid on jobs available, update basic information, as well as re-sign from this link.  If you have any questions, please call Ron at (585) 235-1510, option #5.

Job Calls – 5:00 pm to 9:00 am DAILY:

Listen to the job line at (585) 235-1510, option #2.  If you want a job call after listening to the job line you MUST leave your name, card number, phone number at which you can be contacted, and what order you want to accept the calls.

NEBF Pension:

Please call the Union Office a full six months before you reach age 62 to set up an appointment to start processing your pension application (585) 235-1510.

Kodak & Xerox Training:

Xerox Training – Is held at Bldg. 335 at 7:30 am on Mondays.

Kodak Training – Is only done online.  The link is available on our website ibewlu86.org/links.

Note – to accept any job calls you must have your OSHA 10.

Thought for the day!

Those who can laugh without cause have either found the true meaning of happiness or have gone stark raving mad.  -Norm Papernick

Ron Freida