Thank a Lineworker Today


July 10 is National Lineworker Appreciation Day, an occasion to celebrate the men and women who keep North America’s electricity running and to memorialize those who have been injured or killed doing their job.


AGL Employees Ratify Contract, Become Full IBEW Members Amid Pandemic


One of the largest organizing victories in the South in recent years reached a crucial milestone when the members of Atlanta Local 1997 voted overwhelmingly to approve their first contract with Atlanta Gas Light.


Fighting for Jobs, IBEW Asks Members to Weigh in on Ohio Wind Project


IBEW leaders in Ohio and developers of a proposed wind farm in Lake Erie are asking members to contact the governor’s office to request his help in changing a decision made by a state board in charge of approving the $126 million project.


Scenes from a Pandemic


The COVID-19 crisis is challenging IBEW members and their families in unprecedented ways.


At the Center of a Pandemic: New York Members Endure the Latest Test of Their City’s Resilience


As COVID-19 roared into New York City in March, IBEW members found themselves in the center of a unprecedented crisis once again.


AGL IBEW Members Ratify First Contract

It was a long time coming, but Atlanta Gas Light workers approved their first-ever IBEW contract last May.