Welcome to IBEW420.com  
  The Officers, Board Members and every member of the Local 420 would like to use this website for information it is always being updated so check back often.

September 2014 monthly meeting in Waterbury the local held its nominations for officers and e-board members.
The current officers and e-board members ran unopposed.

Local 420 led by Business Manager's John K Unikas and Frank E Cirillo, along with help of the membership has raised $138,000 over the last 10 years for the IBEW COPE Fund.

  Current Events  
  Monthly Meetings   at 5:30 pm  
  American Italian Club 476 Boyden Ct. Waterbury, CT  
February 26th 2016
March 18th 2016
April 22nd 2016
May 13th 2016
June 24th 2016
July 22nd 2016
August 26th 2016
September 23rd 2016
October 28th 2016
November 18th 2016
December 16th 2016
  POSTING FROM IBEW  11/13/2015   
November 13th, 2015
Dear Sisters and Brothers:

Members in the blue and green contracts. Negotiations will be starting in December. Please get any and all proposals to your ABA's. Your ABA's will be your main point of contact for negotiations. There may be small committees set up to discuss each of your classification issues. .

In Solidarity,
Joseph A Malcarne LU 420 I.B.E.W.
  Attend the PURA Hearings 2/10/2016   
  To All members, yes all members, if you have time off and can attend please attend the PURA hearings on the building closings and tell them your displeasure's with the company and closing down the work centers. The hearings start at 10:30AM on February 24th and the address is:
10 Franklin Square, New Britain, CT 06051
Phone: 860-827-1553.
Joe Malcarne
  Quick Links
  Stop NU Executives Petition   
  Stop the NU executives from closing area work centers in CT  
  IBEW International   
  Homepage for IBEW in Washington D.C.  
  Connecticut United Labor Agency  
  America's Union Movement  
"I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made."
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Keeping up the fight!! Business Manager Frank Cirillo with opening statements at the PURA hearings against the Closing of Area Work Centers across CT. Also speaking (not pictured)from the IBEW Local 420 is Assistant Business Manager John k Unikas and retired Brother / ABA Doug Wright
  420 / 457 Golf Tournament - Proceeds going to CCMC

Another Great Outing put together by Brother Al McConnell, Brother Mario Bacchiocchi, and Brother Grainger.

All proceeds went to the Ct Children's Medical Center Only union members (non management) are allowed to play in the tournament. This year we raised $20,000. In picture are the brothers mentioned above plus Brothers Joe Malcarne, John Unikas, Frank Cirillo from local420 Larry Polaski...

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  Pictures from the clambake - 

Here are two pictures from the 2014 clambake various members Nancy and Elizabeth...

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  Frank E. Cirillo - Business Manager & Financial Secretary

Mr. Cirillo presently sits on the board of directors for the Connecticut AFL-CIO and is on the AFL-CIO health and safety committee and is a delegate for the Western Connecticut Central Labor Council. Mr. Cirillo is also on the board of directors of the Greater Waterbury United Way. Mr. Cirillo became the chairman of Local 420's COPE fund in 2004, as of Oct 2010, with the help of his brothers a...

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  John K. Unikas - Assistant Business Manager

John spent 15 years as a Transmission Lineman with General Operations, 18 years as a Distribution Lineman for CL&P in Norwalk, Wilton, Bethel, and New Milford and 8 years as Business Manager and Vice President of Local 420 from 1999 to 2004. In 2004 John was elected Business Manager and held that position until he resigned on April 29th 2011. John is currenty our Assistant Business Manager in W...

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  Ed Collins - IBEW International Representative

IBEW 2nd District International Representative for New England States

While an employee of Western Massachusetts Electrical Company, Ed was initiated into IBEW Local 455 in Springfield, MA in January 1967 after having served in The US Navy as a Machinist Mate aboard the Aircraft Carrier USS America (CVA 66).

In 1969 he was elected Recording Secretary of the local. In the 1971 local ...

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