• Doctor On Demand

    Free teledoctor service provided by the  Eighth District Benefit Fund

    Eighth District Fringe Benefit Funds

    New Contact Info For Benesys Administrators

    844-989-2321

    http://www.8thDistrictBenefits.org

    ELECTRICIANS NEEDED!

    Journeyman and Apprentices

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    • ELECTION 2020

      Watch the video below to see the importance of the President's powers
      and how it affects us as workers.

      Click and read the papers from our IBEW Political Department

      Are you registered? Do you need an Absentee ballot?

      IBEW/NECA JOINT STATEMENT

      ON DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

      D & I Statement 2020

      Boise Mayor McLean Signs Public Health Order Mandating Face Masks

      Read Mayor McLeans' message here.

      Read Mayor McLeans' Public Health Order here.

      CENTRAL DISTRICT HEALTH RETURNS

      ADA COUNTY TO STAGE 3 GUIDELINES

      Updated 9/4/2020 Stage 3 Order

      ONE IDAHO!

      Take The Pledge To Keep Idaho Open

      Take Your Pledge Here!

      GOVERNOR LITTLE'S UPDATED

      IDAHO REBOUNDS GUIDELINES

      Stage 4 Stay-Healthy-Guidelines

      IBEW Statement on the

      Death of George Floyd

      Statement from International President Lonnie Stephenson

      IBEW Local 291 Re-Opening

      Effective Monday June 8, 2020 our office will begin a soft opening with the following procedures. A call from the front door or an appointment will be needed for entrance during this time. Due to the size of our space and with
      respect to our other tenants, gathering in the lobby will not be allowed and the limit will be two members at a time in order to maintain the physical distancing currently required by the City of Boise and State of Idaho guidelines. Facial coverings will be required, and hand sanitizer will be available in the entrance for you to use prior to doing business. Please call with any questions (208)-343-4861.


       

      IBEW International President

      Lonnie Stephenson

      Speaks About Covid-19

      IBEW-President-Lonnie-Stephenson-Speaks-About-COVID-19

      IBEW Summary of COVID-19 Legislation

      http://www.ibew291.org/Modules/IBEW Summary of COVID-19 Legislation.docx

      Employee Rights under the Families First

      Coronavirus Response Act

      https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/WHD/posters/FFCRA_Poster_WH1422_Federal.pdf

      Union Member Discount 

      The Meridian Carhartt store is offering discounts

      to all Members with proof of membership. 

      the store is located at 3424 E.Longwing Lane

      Meridian ID 83646

      Monthly Re-sign
      For the month of September there were (44) individuals that failed to Re-sign. If you wish to stay on the out of work list you must Re-sign monthly Between the 10th and the 16th of each month.
      Action Center
      Young Workers
      RENEW-Reach out and Engage Next -gen Electrical Workers.Attend Local 291 RENEW Meetings and stay invigorated in the future of organized labor. Meetings are second Thursday.
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      291 Riders Club

      The Monthly  Membership Ride is Saturday September 19, 2020.

      We will be meeting at 9 am in the JATC parking lot.

      VOTE!

      In November we will be choosing national leaders who will run our country for the next four years. But more importantly, we should be focusing on the candidates that will be making decisions in Idaho for the next two years. Be an informed voter and choose the candidates in your area who will support organized labor, our pupose, our beliefs, and our families. Click on the links below for more information.

      Idaho AFL-CIO 2020 endorsements

      Unemployment Information
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