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This board is made up of Retirees who meet not only to discuss issues that affect the retired population, but also to maintain solidarity and keep the history of Local 99 alive.  The Retirees meet on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at the Union Hall at 12:00 pm EXCEPT​ for the following months:

May - May Breakfast - Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

July - Out for the summer

August - Out for the summer

December - Retirees Christmas Party - TBA

Negotiating Committee

This committee consists of the representatives from both the Union and Management who negotiate and review contracts in the Local.

Minority Caucus

This committee is established to discuss and act on the specific concerns and needs from the minority portion of our membership.

LMC Committee

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Rhode Island Labor-Management Cooperative Committee is a panel comprised of members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 99 and members of the Rhode Island and Southeast Massachusetts Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association.  The sole purpose of this committee is to promote sustainable, harmonious relations between management and labor in the complex world of electrical construction.  With this commitment, the committee actively works towards our common goals of advancing our trade in the areas of:  customer satisfaction, safety, craftsmanship, renewable energy, healthy working partnerships and community service. The commitment to these goals rely proudly on our unyielding foundation, which is our Institute of Higher Education known as the Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee.


Brotherhood Fund

The purpose of this committee is to raise funds to support our brothers and sisters in need.  Specifically, if a member is ill, the committee with offer the member a donation to help them through a rough patch.

Local 99 Safety Committee

This committee meets to discuss all safety issues from strictly a labor perspective.  The committee will submit reports to the Joint Safety committee and vice versa.

2017 Solidarity Ride Sponsors

Updated 5/19/17


Hero Sponsors:
Michael K. Daley, Business Manager
IBEW Local Union 99
IBEW Local Union 2323

Platinum Sponsors: 

Gold Sponsors:

IBEW Local Union 42
Rossi Electric
Providence Central Labor Council
Ward Fisher
Blue Cross / Blue Shield of RI
Arden Engineering Constructors Inc.

Silver Sponsors

Rhode Island Building Trades Council
Brother Joe and Doreen Walsh
IBEW Local Union 223
IBEW Local Union 3 Motorcycle Club
Laura’s Bar and Grill, Smithfield RI
IBEW Local Union 90
IBEW Local Union 490
Synet Technologies
101 Cycle, Scituate RI
Nolin Electric, Scituate RI
Electrical Workers of PA Local 5 
RCRoofers Local 33
Senator Frank Ciccone
Perfect Touch Electric Co.
Costa Development, Seekonk MA
INRI General Contracting
Yomayra Reyes
Local 99 JATC Student Body
Pajan Services
Brother Wayne A. Tait
Brother John and Cheryl DiBiase
IBEW Local 126 LMCC
Sheet Metal Workers LU 17
SE Mass Building Trades Council
Elevator Constructors Local Union 39
Mr. Jude Plante
IBEW Local 103 Motorcycle Club
IBEW Local Union 2321
Security Supply, Cranston RI
Representative Camille Vella-Wilkinson
Crown Supply
RI Brotherhood of Correctional Officers
Brother David and Veronica Proulx
Local 1651 City of Warwick Union
Connolly Family
Torti Septic
CJ's Plumbing & Heating
Brother Joe Simons and Family
Underground Chopper, Inc.
IBEW Local 99 Motorcycle Riding Club
AEC Network Inc.
IBEW Local 313 Motorcycle Club
Representative K. Joseph Shekarchi
Rhode Island Solar Solutions
Brother Scott and Sheila Duhamel

Band Donating their time: 

21 Guns

DJ Services Donating their time:

Brother Joe Truppi

Food Stop Sponsor: 

Dan’s Place, West Greenwich RI

Advertising Sponsors:

John Tassoni
Common Ground Publications

Kid Activities Sponsors:

Absolute Fun Party Rentals, Warwick RI Bouncy House
The Kid Bus, Exeter, RI, Amazing Kiddie Activity Bus
Kathi's Creative Faces, Face Painting
West Greenwich Fire & Rescue, Brother Tim Rodrigues
Papas Ice Cream, Warwick

Comfort Stations

Scituate Portable Restrooms/Doreen Walsh BOGO on 2 Port-a-Johns

Bronze Supporting Sponsors:

Brother Scott Munson, IBEW Int. Representative
Carpenters Local Union 94
IBEW Local Union 455
IBEW Local Union 567
Broadway Lounge, East Providence RI
Commercial Electric,  East Providence RI
Iron Workers Local 37
IBEW Local Union 1158
Cranston Fire Fighter IAFF Local 1363
Cerroni's Service Center, Smithfield RI
Eric Dodge
Sentinel Electric LLC, Warwick RI
Gursky & Wiens Attorneys at Law
IBEW Local 2327 Telephone Division
IBEW Local 2222 Benevolent Fund Trust
IBEW Local Union 29
IBEW Local Union 96
Rodio and Ursillo, Attorneys at Law
IBEW Local Union 104
Working Systems
IBEW Local Union 1158
Scarborough Alliance Group
Bricklayers and Allied Trades RI
Reel New England
Ocean State Vending
K  Electric, Warwick RI
IBEW Local 35
Construction and General Laborers' LU 271
Teamsters Local 251
Langevin for Congress
IBEW Local 25
UA Local 51
Aladdin Electric Co., Inc.
IUPAT District Council 11
Mario's Showplace
Steven Hirst

Good Friends:

Smiling Jim
Representative Julie Casimiro
Joe and Sons Service, Cranston RI
Bills Place, West Warwick RI

Billboard Sponsors:

Rhode Island Labor Management Committee

Raffle Prize Sponsors:

Bar101 Gift Certificates
BoBo’s Pizza Gift Certificate
Mom's Foxboro, 1 Day Bike Rental
Altered Images Tattoo, Foster & Cumberland
Friendly Tap, Cumberland
Northeast Electric Supply
Havana Cigar Bar Gift Cert
Dave's Market Gift Basket
Brother Eric and Kim Wineman Bicycle
Athens Pizza Gift Cert
Ambition Tattoo Gift Cert
Brother Joe and Doreen Walsh, Detail Kits
The Tomorrow Fund, TF basket
Brother Wayne Tait, HD Jacket
Brother John & Dawn MacDonald, Liquor Baskets
Pamela Leary, Beer and Promo Buckets
Providence Bruins, Memorabilia
Budweiser Bar & Grill at the Dunk, Gift Certificate
Ocean State Harley Davidson
Bowling Party for 20, Brother Eric & Kim Wineman
Brother Mike D'Amico, Homemade Wine Basket
Mr. Jude Plante, 2 Box Seats Boston Red Sox/Seattle Mariners, 5/27/17
Mr. Jude Plante, 2 Box Seats Boston Red Sox/Seattle Mariners, 5/27/17
Rep. Camille Vella-Wilkinson, Gift Basket
RI Military Organization, Cookie Baskets
Meadowbrook Lanes, Gift Certificate
Brother Eric and Kim Wineman, Gift Baskets
Brother Eric and Kim Wineman, Bungee Chair
Gear Heads Garage, Warwick RI Gift Certificate
Mousies Deli, Warwick RI, Lunch for 2
West Shore Collision, Car Detailing
Han Palace, Warwick, Gift Certificate
DiMiccos Italian Eatery, Warwick, Gift Certificate
Rigatoni's, Warwick RI, Gift Certificate
Rite Aid, Gift Certificate
Shiner Beer Hat and Glass set, Miranda Young
Christmas Sweet Greetings Basket, Brother Eric and Kim Wineman

Morning Donut Sponsors:

Mike Daley, Business Manager &
Joe Walsh, Organizer

2017 NEC Code Books

The following 2017 NEC code books are now available for purchase at the JATC, 40 Western Industrial Drive, Cranston, RI.

2017 NEC Softbound code book - $80.00

2017 NEC Handbook - $150.00

NFPA 2017 NEC Tabs - $15.00

Apprentice Application Dates

Applications are now accepted 12 months a year. The best qualified applicants will be offered placement in our program and/or with an electrical contractor based on availability of  opportunities and the qualification level of candidates.   

You may come to our office at the date and time listed below or you may print out the application from the application tab.  If you choose to submit by mail, you will need to photocopy the required documents and produce the originals on or preferably before the day of the exam.  

First and Third Wednesdays of every month from 8:00am to 3:30pm


40 Western Industrial Drive

Cranston, RI  02921

(401) 946-9908

Applications are also available online

Directions to the JATC Training Facility:

  • Take Route 95 to 295
  • Take Exit # 4  on Route 295 to Plainfield Pike, Head West
  • Take a left turn onto Comstock Parkway
  • Take a right turn onto Western Industrial Drive

You will need:

First:  On the day of application all applicants will need a valid driver’s license, a High School diploma or have a GED.  You will need a passing grade of “C” or “70” in Algebra 1.  You will have thirty days to supply a copy of your birth certificate and a High School transcript. 

Second:  Applicants will take an exam that meets a national standard; the exam is 50% reading comprehension and 50% mathematics (including Algebra).  When an applicant receives a passing grade they will be granted an interview.  An applicant’s score on the interview will determine if they are accepted into the Apprenticeship program.

The apprenticeship program is a 5 year program; as long as you meet all the requirements of the Apprenticeship Agreement, you will be granted a full tuition scholarship that is paid by the Apprenticeship Trust Fund. However, the Apprentice will be responsible to purchase books, maintain acceptable grades and attend all classes; the program runs from September to May each year, typically two nights a week.


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RI Journeyman Prep Classes

40 Western Industrial Drive
Cranston, RI  02921
(401) 946-9908

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