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IBEW 159 has deep roots in our local community, supports many charities and causes, provides learning opportunities for members, and reaches out to and engages with community partners.


Granville T. Woods

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Class Offerings

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Ruby Bridges is Only 66

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From the IBEW International Office

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Black History Month 2021

One month is barely enough time to scratch the surface.  Here are just a few of the countless people whose stories and accomplishments we celebrate.

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Class Re-Scheduled

New date for this class: Tuesday, March 2.
Grounding Terminology, 4 CEUs.
Online, 4:30-8:30pm.

To register, call Local 159 office.

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Absentee Ballots Available Now

for Spring Primary Election, February 16

Request your Absentee Vote By Mail Ballot today,
at MyVote Wisconsin

Did you know:
You can also track your Absentee Ballot at MyVote Wisconsin

Learn more about voting in Wisconsin at LWV

At My Vote Wisconsin, MyVote.Wi.gov you can: check or update your registration, find out where to vote, see your sample ballot, learn who your elected officials are, and much more.

Spring Election 2021 is April 6

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Today and every day, we honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Course Offerings, January 2021

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Please note, classes postponed: Exam Prep and Structured Cabling classes that were scheduled to begin at Local 159 in January 2021, have been postponed until first week of February 2021. Stay tuned for updates.

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CARES Act Mortgage Forbearance Information

People affected by the pandemic may be able to get forbearance on their mortgage payments.  It depends what kind of mortgage they have (such as FHA, VA, or RHS), and who their lender is. See the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and video; and fact sheet at HUD.gov

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