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    Nominations for Executive Board Vacancy

    Executive Board Chairman William Roulette and President Jim Cooper have requested the Business Office notify the membership of a vacant position on the Local 1049 Executive Board. This vacancy occurred as a result of Brother Charles Doyle being appointed Vice President.   The Executive Board is...

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    Decorating the Union Hall With Photos of Our Members

    Have you ever had your picture taken on the job? Well, now you might have that same photo displayed proudly in the Union Hall. Recently, with the help of UCOMM we hung two large photos of our members in the hall. One is 3x6ft and the other 4x8ft, we will be decorating the walls and halls proudly...

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    IBEW 1049 Annual Picnic September 7th - RSVP Today!

    Bring your Family and enjoy a day of fun, food and Solidarity!   September 7, 2019 BBQ and Refreshments 12 – 8 PM Central Islip Fire Department 110 Wheeler Road,Central Islip   Horseshoe Tournament, Bounce Houses for kiddies, Picnic Games, Face Painting   Member Prices Non-Member Prices 15 &...

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    PSEG LI Member Opinion Survey 2019

    To assist us in our preparation for contract negotiations, please take a moment to help us understand what issues are important to you. We expect to begin negotiations shortly, to ensure we get your opinion, please fillout the entire survey below.

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    Newsday Letter to the Editor

    The hardworking men and women of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 1049 are proud to be the backbone of Long Island’s energy infrastructure. We help keep the lights on for our neighborhoods through our professional operation of the Long Island’s power plants, including...

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    EWMC Update

      On March 21, we held a Pizza sale in the Brentwood Yard, we simultaneously have organized this Lipstick donation for Feeling Pretty, an organization that collects lipsticks for women fighting cancer to help them feel strong and beautiful. The pizza sale raised over $500 and we have close to 100...

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    'Skills Need to Change' for Energy Workers, IBEW Tells Lawmakers

    Utility Director Donnie Colston testified before a House subcommittee on March 7, telling members the role the IBEW and other unions can play in meeting the nation's increased demand for workers in the energy and nuclear industries.   Foremost among that, he told the House Appropriations...

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    IBEW 1049 EWMC Reports

    As proud members of the EWMC, we want to ensure that we properly represent ourselves in the community. Throughout the quarter, as well as this past year, our members have consistently displayed philanthropic behavior that has been recognized in our community.   Christmas Ugly Sweater Party Our...

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    IBEW 1049 Volunteers Help WWII Veteran

    U.S. Army Air Force veteran Morris "Monty" Koffer and his wife Edith now have their home in order, thanks to the volunteer efforts of PSEG Long Island employees.   More than 20 PSEG-LI workers donated their time in December to help the Koffers. Collaborating with Moonjumpers, a charitable...

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    IBEW 1049 Takes Part in Wreaths Across America

    On Thursday, December 19th, Local 1049 participated in Wreaths across America at the Pinelawn and Calverton Cemeteries.

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    EWMC Bake Sale for MSC Kyle Sports for Special Needs

      Members of the Electrical Workers Minority Caucus broke out the baked goods for a great cause! Muffins, pastries, cookies, you name it; all to benefit a wonderful organization that allows children with disabilities to be active and involved in their favorite sports. On December 15, 2018 from 12-...

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    RSVP For the 1049 Picnic

    RSVP today for the IBEW 1049 Picnic. You can RSVP by emailing ibew1049picnic@gmail.com or calling 631-234-1800. Picnic details are below.

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