Congratulation to President of Local 251 Tony Burkhalter for receiving his certification as a Work Zone Temporary Traffic Control Technician. Our President received this certification to ensure proper safety procedures are being followed so all of our members who work in the roads stay safe. Congratulation Tony!
We have a limited number of tickets available for FREE ADMISSION to Union Night At The Races being held at the I-80 Speedway Track, 13909 238th St., in Greenwood, NE on Friday, July 26. Gates will open at 5:30 PM with the racing starting at 7:15 PM. If you would like tickets please contact our office at (402) 346-4011. Check out www.I-80speedway.com for more information.
Union Night at The Races- Friday July 26
Gates Open at 5:30 PM- Racing 7:15 PM
Reminder that we have a Union Meeting on June, 25 at 5 PM at IBEW Local 22, 8946 L Street Omaha, NE.
Thank you to everyone that was able to make it to our Union Picnic. We had some wonderful weather and some even better food. We would also like to extend a big thank you to Scott and Sue Black. Those delicious Italian Sausage, the corn bread, the baked beans, and the homemade BBQ sauce was all made by Scott and his wife Sue
We had three Union members participate in our first annual BBQ contest. All three contestants were provided with two briskets and asked to work there magic. Our contestants were Scott Black, Rick Hanson, and Tony Burkhalter. The winner was your Union President Tony Burkhalter. All the participants received a Local 251 sweatshirt and Tony took home the trophy.
During the Picnic we also raffled off 14 ride passes to Septemberfest, a 80 dollar value, and the chance to throw a pie at a Union official. Thank you to everyone that participated in the raffles.
At the picnic we had the privilege to honor some of our members for their accomplishments with the Union. .
Miss Peggy is a member of Omaha Housing Authority. She has been a Union Member for 48 years. We wanted to honor Miss Peggy for her commitment to our Union and to Omaha Housing Authority.
Scott Homan is the Steward at the District 1 Street Maintenance shop. Scott has been a strong leader and has turned District 1 into a 100% Union shop. Thank you Scott for your hard work and dedication to our Union