President's Corner


July 2019 Illinois Passes Largest Infrastructure Bill in State History

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Local 150 Takes Action on Illinois’ Crumbling Roads and Bridges

The recent emergency closure of the Lake Shore Drive bridge in Downtown Chicago has drawn public attention to Illinois' worsening infrastructure crisis. An electrician changing a ...

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Breaking News

  • After Illinois Ban on Local “Right-to-Work” Laws, Supreme Court Boots Union Busters

    This morning, the United States Supreme Court ordered dismissal of an Illinois case that union busters hoped to use to allow local governments to pass “right-to-work” laws across the nation. Local 150 and three other unions filed a lawsuit against …

  • Massive $45 billion infrastructure bill provides long-term sustainable funding for roads and bridges

    This weekend, the Illinois General Assembly approved a $45 billion capital plan, which provides funding for both horizontal (road, bridge, and transportation) and vertical (buildings, schools, museums) infrastructure construction across the state.  The building construction portion is a six-year plan …

  • Indiana Operators’ Health Center holding Open House on June 30

    Local 150 is pleased to announce the opening of the second Operators Health Center location in Merrillville, Indiana this summer! Come join us at the Open House on June 30th, where shuttles will take members and their families to the …