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February 21, 2017
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Unit 6 Meeting Springfield
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IBEW  Local 21 AT&T Contract Survey

IBEW Local Union 21 has posted the 2017 AT&T Bargaining survey.  It is designed to be completed by all IBEW 21 members currently working at AT&T. We are asking that all current Local 21 AT&T members take the time to fill out the survey completely.

Take the survey now by clicking here.

Your username is your Union Card number. Your password is solidarity21 unless you have previously changed your password.

If you are having trouble accessing the survey click here for more information.

Deadline to participate is March 8, 2017

IBEW Local Union 21 News

IBEW Local Union 21 has posted the 2017 AT&T Bargaining survey on our website. It is designed to be completed by all IBEW 21 members currently working at AT&T. We are asking all current Local 21 AT&T members to take the time to fill out the survey completely. The deadline to participate is March 8, 2017.


In order for IBEW 21 members to keep up to date on what is happening across our Local, we need to make sure we have your updated contact info.  If you do not get text or email updates from Local 21 or you would like to change the email address or cell phone number we send these messages to, please update your contact information by visiting ibew21 and clicking on the Contact Information - Volunteer - Change of Address Form link.


We still need a few more volunteers to help us this Saturday, January 21st at 9 am at My Joyful Heart in Mokena.  We will be helping them move donations boxes in their warehouse.  We are volunteering our time because they operate on a shoe string budget and they no longer have anyone working in their warehouse. Tickets are still available for Union Day when the Illini take on the Golden Gophers but time is running out to get yours. On Saturday, February 4th tickets for the basketball game that tips off at 3pm are only $20 for Union members. For more info contact bobp@ibew21.org or 630-960-4466 ext. 447.


IBEW Local Union 21 mourns the loss of Sister Audrey Anderson, who worked at AT&T in Peoria, Illinois. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends. Arrangements are as follows: Wake: Saturday, January 14, 2017 - 11:00 AM Service - Noon Taylor Funeral Home 63 East 79th Street Chicago, Il 60619 773 889-8500


Start the New Year off right by going to a union meeting.  The dates and locations for the 2017 Union have been posted on ibew21.org.  Last week we sent out a request for volunteers to help out at My Joyful Heart in Mokena. We still need more members to fill openings. If you are able to help us move boxes around in their warehouse on Saturday, January 21st at 9 am please contact Bob Przybylinski. Tickets are still available for the Union solidarity event in Urbana when the ILLNI take on the Golden Gophers on Saturday February 4th.


Join your IBEW 21 Brothers & Sisters and their families on Saturday February 4th at an Illini basketball game. The University of Illinois is offering IBEW 21 members the opportunity to join Union members from across Illinois in solidarity as the Illini takes on the Golden Gophers.   The tickets to the game are only $20.  Tipoff is 3 p.m.in Urbana at the State Farm Center. The deadline to place your order is Friday, January 20, 2017. Questions or for more info contact IBEW 21 Recording Secretary Bob Przybylinski at 630-960-4466, bobp@ibew21.org.


We hope you enjoyed your holidays. As we start 2017, we continue our commitment to assist those in need in the communities where we live and work.  My Joyful Heart in Mokena is hoping IBEW 21 members can help them at their warehouse on Saturday, January 21st at 9:00 a.m. We will be moving boxes of donations and installing new doorbells for them. My Joyful Heart is located at 9981 W. 190th Street Suite I. If you are able to join us contact Recording Secretary Bob Przybylinski by email(bobp@ibew21.org), or call/text him at 708-404-0417. We are looking for 6–10 volunteers to help them complete the project in one day.


Thursday, December 15, 2016 - Today, AT&T announced a surplus of employees in Illinois and Michigan.  The job cuts of 36 employees will affect members represented by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 21 (IBEW 21).


IBEW Local Union 21 mourns the loss of Brother Patrick J. Houlihan Jr., Customer Systems Technician - Alsip, Illinois. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends. Arrangements are as follows; Visitation: Friday, December 16, 2016 - 4p.m. to 8p.m. Robert J. Sheehy & Sons Funeral Home - Burbank, Funeral Services: Saturday, December 17, 2016 - 9:30 a.m. Funeral procession leaves the funeral home Saturday at 8:45 a.m. to go to the St. Bede The Venerable Church.


WORK SAFE! With the extremely cold weather hitting our area we remind all members to work safely when helping the customers we serve. All members should review the safety documentation given to them by their employers.


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Congratulations to our members who received awards for their outstanding public service and to our new members who just graduated.

Shannon and our members at JULIE One-Call Center did a great job collecting school supplies for kids in need.
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Chris & Gary from Morris help deliver school supplies to the families in Coal City.
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Deseree Lee Bass volunteers at Mercy Home During the IBEW 21 Days of Giving.

Fleet mechanic James “Jimmy” Byrne testing a line truck at the Cermak garage.

Jim Fleming and Jim Moniak working in Morocco, IN

Steve McCullum - Romeoville DEG tech working on a crossbox in Alsip.

Ed Lauer as he works on a Hicap circuit in the manhole on Foster Ave. and York Road in Bensenville.
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Paul Cavenaile works a 900 pair pulp cable hit at 75th & Lemont Road.
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