2018 Robert G. Gibson Community Service Award Winner

Congratulations to IBEW Local 51 journeyman lineman, Michael A. Fair, who has been selected to receive the 2018 Michael G. Gibson Community Service Award.  Brother Fair was nominated by Local 51 and the Decatur Trades & Labor Assembly for adding strength to the labor movement by continuing the tradition of making our communities better places to live, work, and raise our families.

IBEW Neon Sign Available

IBEW Local 51 is ordering 50 neon signs.  These are American-made parts and are IBEW Local 702 manufactured.  The IBEW seal is acrylic with white neon behind it (see side view on the picture below).  The 120V sign is 20” wide and 25” tall and can either free stand or be hung and includes a 10’ cord.  To reserve your sign, pay $210.00 by credit card or check.  ORDERS DUE APRIL 30

                Mail check to:  IBEW Local 51, 3171 Greenhead Drive, Springfield IL 62711

                To pay with credit card:  Contact Karlene Knisley, 217-377-1090

You are responsible for picking up or contacting your Business Rep for delivery. 

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DOT Physicals and Recertifications

We are offering DOT Physical and recertification at the Union Hall on Saturday, February 10, 2018, beginning at 7:00 a.m.  Please check your Medical Examiner’s Certificate for the expiration date.  If you would like to schedule an appointment, please call 217-726-8481, extension 223.  The cost of the physical is $135 and covered if you have LINECO at the time of the physical.  Otherwise, $135 is due February 10.