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Brothers and Sisters,


Local Union 99 has formed a Scholarship Committee. There are five members. The Officers include Recording Chairman Stephen Brady, Business Manager Michael Daley, President James Jackson, Daniel Angell and Christopher Capozzi.
 
The Committees’ task is easy, help members interested in attending a post-secondary school with some tuition relief. Of course in the beginning there’s not a lot of money. In fact currently only 1/3 of those working are participating members. Part of the reason for this is that they may have started working before the foundation was formed.


So we are asking all members to consider joining the Scholarship Program by making a charitable contribution for each hour worked.

Our goal is to have all members participating by next year and to open this program to them and their dependent children, but we need your help.

NOW!  If you’re currently a participating member and you are attending classes at the post- secondary level, stop by the office and pick up a scholarship application form.

We won’t be able to pay for the entire course but speaking from experience, every little bit helps.

So let’s make sure when you get your referral, you sign the Scholarship portion of your form. Contribution forms and eligibility forms are available at the business office.

Members participating in ILSR / CCRI classes should fill out application forms for reimbursement.

If you are Unemployed, you could possibly be eligible to take college classes for free. Check with the Bursars office of the college for more information.

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.

2018 Solidarity Ride Sponsors!

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Hero Sponsor ($1,000 on up)

Michael & Terri Daley
Joe & Doreen Walsh

IBEW Local 99
IBEW Local 2323
Ward, Fisher & Company, LLP

 

Platinum Sponsor ($750-$999)

Gold Sponsor ($500-$749)

Arden Engineering Constructors
IBEW Local 29

IBEW Local 42
IBEW Local 126/NECA LLMC
IBEW Local 1249

H. Carr & Sons Inc.
Providence Central Federal Council
RI Building & Construction Trades
RI Military Org.
Sentinel Electric, LLC

Silver Sponsor ($126-$499)

ACE Consulting Group
AFSCME Warwick Local 1651
Steve 
Barbosa
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Carberry Landscaping
Chevalier Electric
Ed & Jackie Conway
Crown Supply Co., Inc.
John & Cheryl DiBiase
EW Audet & Sons, Inc.
Grieco Honda
Greenville Nursery School
IBEW Local 5/RC
IBEW Local 90
IBEW Local 223
IBEW Local 2325
INRI General Contracting, LLC
IUEC Local 39

IUPAT Local 195
James J. O'Rourke, Inc.
Raymond & Bianca Kane
Congressman James Langevin
Wayne Tait and Pam Leary
Local Union 3 Motorcycle Club, Inc.

Local 99 Riding Club
Sal Masi
John & Dawn MacDonald
Nolin Electric, Inc.
Rep. William O'Brien
Pajan Services Inc.
Jude Plante
David & Veronica Proulx
Yomayra Reyes
Rep. Joseph Shekarchi
RI Painters & Allied Trades LU 195
RI Tree Landscape
Ryan Electric Construction, Inc.
Joe & Dana Simons
Smithfield Firefighters Association
David Soucy
SE Mass Building Trades
UA Local 51
Rep. Camille Vella-Wilkinson
Wyman & Sons Electric
Friends of William O’Brien
Representative Julie Casimiro
Local 99 Renew Committee

Bronze Sponsor ($125)

AEC Networks
AM Electric
Bonnie Lee's Creations
BPOE Tri-City Lodge #14
Broadway
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Construction Laborers Local 271
Dean Auto Collision Center Inc.
Eric Dodge
Gursky Wiens Attorneys at Law

IBEW Local 35
IBEW Local 99 Retirees
IBEW Local 104
IBEW Local 455
IBEW Local 457
IBEW Local 2222
IBEW Local 2320
IBEW Local 2321
Iron Workers Local 37
K Electric, Inc.
Laura's Bar & Grill
Mario's Showplace
Ocean State Vending
Reel New England

RI Chiropractic Pain Control Clinic, Inc.
RI Federation of Teachers
Rodio & Ursillo, Ltd.
Roofers Local 33
Scarborough Alliance Group
Synet Inc.
Teamsters Local 251
UFCW
 Local 328
Tri-City Elks
Premier Kitchen and Bath 

Brocks Collision and Repair

Billboard Sponsor

RI Labor & Management Cooperative Committee

Advertising Sponsor

Common Ground Publications

Band Donating their Talents

Coffee and Donuts Sponsor

Honeydew
1766 Warwick Ave
Warwick, RI
Dawn Longwill, Manager

Lunch Sponsor

IBEW Local Union 2323

Drone Photography Sponsor

First Class Studios
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Face Painter

Kathie's Creations

Ride Stop Sponsor

Dan's Place
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Ice Cream Sponsor

Papas Ice Cream, Warwick RI

Friends

Marjorie Albert
Vaughn Oil Co., Inc.
Joe and Sons Service, Inc.
Thomas Storey
IBEW Local 1049
Ronald Varone
Mark and Lori Eaton
Representative Kathleen Fogarty
Anonymous
A friend
Leonard and Rose Tessier
Warwick Coucilman Joseph Galucci
 

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Brother Joe Truppi

Silent Auction Sponsors

Glen and Donna Marshall 
VA Charters 
Jude Plante
Wayne J. Griffin Electric 
Tim Handrigan & Family
Stan Mitchell
Heavenly Hands Massage
Spenser and Amy Rose
PSE Sports Entertainment
Northeast Electrical Distributors
Northeast Auto

Raffle Prize Sponsors

John and Dawn MacDonald
Joe Manzi and Barbara DiManna
Joe and Dana Simons
Joe and Doreen Walsh
Gators Pub
Friendly Tap
Havana Cigars
D&L Guns
Danielson Therapeutic Massage 
Northeast Auto
Touched by an Angel Massage
Wines and More
The McMullen Family
Colleen Haxton's Liquors
United Ink
Wayne Tait and Pam Leary
Eric and Kim Wineman
Ocean State Harley Davidson
O'Rourkes Bar and Grill 
Precision Harley Davidson
Town Hall Lanes
Bar 101
Ed and Jackie Conway
Mike D'Amico
Bob and Dawn Simons
 

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

Roll Call Time Change

Please be advised, all calls going forward, roll call will be from 6:30-7:00 am with the call closing promptly at 7:00 am.  If you have an issue coming to the hall or signing in, please text Joe Walsh 401-954-9424.  You must receive a reply to assure your text was received.  

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

at

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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