Shelter House Available
Are you planning a
What about a
The shelter house
located behind the
Industry Building is available!
Reservations are being offered
exclusively to Local 8 members
until May 1, 2013.
After this date, reservations
will be available to the
Call Hope at the NECA office
at 419-666-6040 to
schedule your event.
|Election of Local 8 Officers|
The Election of Local 8 Officers will be held on Monday, June 3, 2013 from 7:30 am - 7:00 pm at the union hall located at 807 Lime City Rd. in Rossford, OH.
You must present a current dues receipt at the time of voting.
|ATTENTION LOCAL 8|
Veterans Renewing Your Michigan License
In accordance with 2012 PA 313, any veteran providing satisfactory proof of an honorable discharge is exempt from examination fees and licensing fees.
HONORABLE DISCHARGE must be indicated on the accompanying
A free copy of a DD 214 can be obtained from the National Archives, and information for a request can be found at:
If you have renewed your license after October 1, 2012 you may apply for a refund. Send a request along with a copy of your DD 214 or DD 256 (stating honorable discharge) to:
Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Please contact the Electrical Division at (517) 241-9320 if you have
Reprinted from Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Sherman Elementary 7th grade students visited
The Northwest Ohio Building Trades
Local 8 Member Loses Everything in House Fire
Brother Ty Wallace lost everything when his house burned to the ground in March. Fortunately, his wife and three small children were able to make it out of the house with no injuries.
Anyone interested in donating to the family can drop off items or a monetary donation at Local 8.
The children clothes sizes are:
They are also in need of diapers, size 4, and Similiac Sensitive formula (orange can).
If you have any questions, contact Bill Box at
JATC Blade Article
Recently, Blade Editor David Kushma published a nice article in the Toledo Blade about the JATC.
Business Manager Joe Cousino presents service pins to Local 8 Retirees. Above left is Retiree Thomas Jordan who receives his pin for 60 years of service. Above right Retiree John Rade, along with Retiree Al Fischer (right) receives his pin for 65 years of service.
Are you involved in your community?
The Northwest Ohio Building & Construction Trades is initiating a promotional campaign. We are looking for the unsung heroes who quietly give back to the community outside of their daily jobs as union electricians.
Look for the Union Label!! Made in the USA!!!
|Support American Jobs! |
Buy Union and American Made Products!
|Vist King Louie America - the number one supplier of American Made apparel.|
|Visit Union Label & Service Trades Department for union goods and services. Read their current issue of their newsletter, Label Letter.|
|Visit Union Plus for consumer benefits for union members and their families.|
|Visit The Frank Doolittle Company for union-made, Made in the USA products.|
|Visit The Union Boot Pro for union-made boots.|
All American Clothing Co.
All American Clothing Company sells only USA Made Clothing. IBEW Local 8
members have the opportunity to purchase clothing at a 10% discount.
Visit their website, AllAmericanClothing.com and enter the code
IBEW8to receive 10% off all clothing purchases. Purchases
over $99 are shipped for free.
Follow the directions below to make your purchases:
1) Go to the website - AllAmericanClothing.com
2) Add the products you would like to purchase to your shopping cart
3) Proceed to the checkout
4) Enter Your Shipping/Billing Address, click ‘continue’
5) On the 2nd page of the checkout process you will enter your discount
6) Click APPLY DISCOUNT after entering your code
7) Continue the checkout process.
The Union Boot Pro
In the market for new boots? Check out The Union Boot Pro.com. Their boots are
made by members of UFCW Local 688 and 717. Use coupon code Be0008mD for
a discount. Purchases over $99 are shipped for free.