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Double Breasting should be a concern to all Albertans

The next political action committee meeting is in the

Calgary Hall on Feb. 27th at 7pm 

Building Trades of Alberta Night, Battle of Alberta Calgary Hitmen vs. Edmonton Oil Kings Friday, February 17, 2017 at 7pm. Come to the Calgary union hall for your FREE TICKETS. 

There will be a Political action committee meeting in Calgary on January 23rd at 7pm and a Political action committee meeting in Edmonton on January 17th at 7pm.

There will be a very important vote held, at all of the January Unit Meetings. The vote is in concerns to the pending purchase of addition property. Please visit the member’s section (Click Here) of the Local 424 homepage to review the proposed motion.

The January meetings are as follows:

There will be three specially called meetings to discuss the anticipated changes in the industrial construction sector. These proposed changes may include overtime, wages and working conditions.

 

Jan, 03 2017        Lethbridge Info Meeting              7:00 p.m.              Tuesday (Lethbridge)

Meeting notice for the Local 424 Building & Benevolent Society of Edmonton:

 

Local Union 424

Building and Benevolent Society of Edmonton

Held at Centre 424, 4232 93 Street, Edmonton

 

Calgary P.A.C. Date Dec 19 @ 7:00pm Calgary Hall - Guest Speaker MLA Craig Coolahan

Edmonton P.A.C. Date Dec 14 @ 7:00pm Edmonton Hall

Unit I Dec 17, 2016, 9:00 am at the Edmonton Hall

Changes to A&D Program
 
I want to let you know about what happens after someone is referred to
Homewood due to a Drug and Alcohol issue. This is because of a change in the
funding model. This is an overview and the whole document will be posted on the
website.

Commercial Wage Reduction

 

Due to the present market conditions and in order to keep our commercial contractors competitive it was imperative that we reduce the present commercial rate.

Unit I Nov 26, 2016, 9:00 am at the Edmonton Hall

With deep sadness we announce that former Business Manager, Robert Lamont, passed away on October 19, 2016.

The family will hold a service for Bob on Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 2pm at the Trinity United Church, 8110 Meadowlark Road, Edmonton, AB

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Former Business Manager Robert Lamont, a 68-year member who passed away on October 19th at the age of 90.

   The 2016 Building Trades of Alberta was in Jasper, Alberta this year. The IBEW 424 was one of the 15 trades in Attendance.  It was held at the beautiful Jasper Park Lodge. The IBEW was one of the 4 trades to give a presentation on renewable energy at the conference.