Community/Labor Summer Picnics Announced

Craig Metz – Business Manager of IUOE Local 478 – is working in conjunction with a number of other unions and the AFL-CIO to host three events over the summer. These events have been created as a platform that will enable unions to energize their membership, while conveying a strong message to elected officials that […]

Election Time

Please take a moment to read this important notice concerning Local Lodge Elections. Nomination and Election of Local Lodge No. 237 Officers are open for the following positions: Business Manager/ Secretary Treasurer and International Convention Delegate President and International Convention Delegate Vice President Recording Secretary Inspector Trustees (3) Nominations will be held on Friday, May 9, […]

Workers Memorial Day

Local Lodge No. 237 is requesting its members join the Connecticut AFL-CIO and the Health and Safety Committee to honor the men and women who were killed or injured on the job. The gathering is as follows: Workers Memorial Day Monday, April 28, 2014 12:00 Noon Connecticut State Capitol, North Steps, Hartford Following the ceremony […]

Sign EPA Petition

The International Brotherhood of Boilermakers and Local Lodge No. 237 is asking all of their members to send a message to the EPA that their rules are destroying good American jobs. The EPA’s proposed rule requiring carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology on new coal-fired power plants will prevent new plants from being built because […]

Christmas Hams

This year we will be distributing the Christmas Hams from noon until 5:00 P.M. on Thursday, December 12. The hams will also be available for pick up all day on Friday, December 13 – including before and after the monthly membership meeting that night. On Friday, there will be a lunch served for any active and retired […]

2013 Scholarship Winners Announced

Local Lodge No. 237 is please to announce the following scholarships for the 2013 Academic year: Limary Soto, daughter of member Ivan Soto, was awarded $1,000 to attend Gateway Community College, where she will study to become a Dental Hygienist. Vanessa Johns, stepdaughter of member John Rainhard, was awarded $1,000 to attend Three Rivers Community […]

Employment Opportunities – Local 13 Seeking Welders for Fall Outages

Local 13 (Newportville, PA) will be looking for a large number of certified welders this fall. The jobs are as follows; PPL Montour (Minotte) – Starting September 9, 2013; 6-10s for 8 weeks. PPL Brunner Island (Hayes Mechanical) – Starting September 27, 2013; 5-10s for 4-6 weeks. Peach Bottom Nuclear Plant (Excelon)  -Starting August 26, […]

NRG owner to broaden plan for Montville plant; 200 jobs expected

NRG Energy Inc. plans to file an application with the state in which it will expand upon unit conversion plans at its Montville power plant, something company officials say could create as many as 200 full-time jobs. New Jersey-based NRG has scheduled a news conference for 1:30 p.m. Monday at the Lathrop Road plant. David […]

Email Notification System Established

Local Lodge No. 237 has established an email address – boilermakers237@sbcglobal.com – to be used specifically for communicating with active and retired members. If you are interested in receiving timely notifications for items of interest – such as activities, events, death notices, members in need as well as other important information – please forward us your email address by CLICKING […]