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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

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.

There is a position open at the Canadian Labour Congress, Membership is encouraged to apply see below for details:


Unit I Oct 22, 2016, 9:00 am at the Edmonton Hall

Unit II, Oct 26 , 2016, 7:00 pm at the Calgary Hall

Unit III Oct 25, 2016, 8:00 pm at the Stonebridge Hotel, 9713 Hardin St. in Ft. McMurray at 8:00 pm. Meeting will be in the Clearwater Room.

Unit IV Oct 25, 2016, 7:30 pm at the Edmonton Hall 

Red Deer Information Meeting

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

07:00 – 09:00 PM

Room 102-1

5116 – 47th Street

Red Deer, AB

T4N  1R9

Medicine Hat & Lethbridge Info Meeting Dates

Lethbridge 7:00 pm Tuesday Sept 6th - ***New Adress *** 421 6th ave South  SAEA Multicultural Centre

Medicine Hat 7:00 pm Wed Sept 7 Location has not changed

Unit I Aug 27, 2016, 9:00 am at the Edmonton Hall 

Red Deer meeting is postponed to next week on August 17th/2016 at 7 pm.

Unit I July 23, 2016, 9:00 am at the Edmonton Hall