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    Electric Safety Month 2016

    The month of May is National Electrical Safety Month. It serves as a foundation to educate people about the steps that can be taken to reduce the number of electrically-related fires, fatalities, injuries, and property loss. For our union, Electric Safety is paramount. According to OSHA, following...

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    Meeting Notice

    Informational Union Meetings in Ithaca, Mechanicville and Brewster will no longer be held due to lack of attendance. All Regular Union Meetings will continue to be held on the dates and at the times as posted on the "IBEW Local 10" website and "Members Only" newsletter.

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    CWA and IBEW Go On Strike at Verizon

    After trying for ten months to reach a fair contract, nearly 40,000 Verizon workers from Massachusetts to Virginia plan to go on strike at 6 a.m. on Wednesday, April 13 if a fair agreement is not reached by then. With strikes in multiple states, the Verizon strike will be by far the largest work...

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    Upstate Energy Jobs Coalition

    New York Lawmakers Fight for the Future. Because of your efforts, multiple lawmakers are also fighting for a secure energy future for upstate New York. Assemblyman Will Barclay and Senator Patty Ritchie have introduced two important pieces of legislation. Assembly bill A8688 and Senate bill S06476A...

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    Reasons to thank unions

    Weekends All breaks at work, including lunch. Paid Vacation... Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Sick Leave Social Security Minimum Wage Civil Rights Act/Title Vll (Prohibits Employer Discrimination 8-hour work day Overtime pay Child Labor Laws Occupational Health and Safety Act (OSHA) 40 hour work...

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    In Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

    Eighty-seven years ago today, a great American, humanitarian, and civil rights activist was born; Martin Luther King, Jr.  In his far-too-short life, the Reverend Dr. King appealed to the conscience of our nation, held our great country to its highest ideals, and challenged all of us to see, and...

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    Officer and Steward Trainings

    Training will take place for all Officers of Local 10 during the first week in January, 2016.  The training will be provided by IBEW International officer, in an effort to make your Local Union officers as educated as possible in their job.  Business Manager/Financial Secretary, Gary Bonker is also...

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    Get Your IBEW Local 10 T-Shirt

    IBEW Local 10 now has T-Shirts available for purchase.  The cost is $15 and they are on sale at the union office. 

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    Buy Union this holiday season

    Tis the season for gift giving! Hanukkah starts December 6th, then it's Christmas, Kwanzaa and so much more in between. Whatever the celebration, wrap up something awesome from the Labor 411 Gift Guide. Union Made guarantees a quality gift that will put a smile on anyone's face. See the first part...

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    Local 10 looking for a treasurer

    Local Union 10 IBEW is looking for a member who is interested in filling the vacant Treasurer's position.  The treasurer is an appointed position who serves as a steward for the members money.  If you are interested in the position please contact Gary Bonker at the Local 10 office, 607-798-9718 or...

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    Replace your IBEW Member Card

    If you have lost or never received an IBEW Member Card, please send your name and address to the Local 10 IBEW office  IBEWLocal10@stny.twcbc.com or mail it to: Local 10 IBEW271 Main StreetJohnson City, NY 13790 ...and we will forward it to the International.

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    Union Election Results

    Below you will find the election results from the recent election for Business Manager and Officers for Local 10.  We want to thank all members for participating in the this democratic process.  Every vote counted and your participation is an important part of being a union member.  Business...

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