President's Corner

October 2018 Fall Brings Opportunity for Our Union

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Local 150 Defeats Lincolnshire “Right to Work” Law — Again

On September 28th, the Seventh Circuit Court Appeals ruled in the favor of Local 150 and three other unions that sued the Village of Lincolnshire after it passed a local ...

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Breaking News

  • Local 150 Announces Endorsed Candidates

    Local 150 has announced its candidate endorsements for the November 6, 2018 General Election. Postcards have been mailed to all members with endorsement information, and District-wide lists are available below: District 1: Cook County District 1: DuPage County District 2 District …

  • Apprenticeship Applications Will Be Available in November!

    The Apprenticeship Office for Local 150 Operating Engineers is opening applications for the trades of Heavy Equipment Operator, Heavy Equipment Repair Technician, Geothermal Well Driller, and Construction Material Inspector. An application can be requested in person at one of our …

  • President-Business Manager James Sweeney Responds to Ironworkers’ Insults of Local 150 Staff and Members

    Brothers and Sisters, In recent days, a local Ironworkers union official has leveled profane and abusive personal attacks against Local 150 members, its staff and contractors for manning cranes behind Ironworkers’ picket lines, and the grotesque rhetoric being directed at a Local 150 staff member …