NECA November 2013 Membership Meeting / Election of Directors

November 14, 2013

TO:       Northern Illinois Chapter, NECA Members

RE:       Monthly Membership Meeting and Election of Directors

Please be advised that the monthly NECA Membership meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. at Franchesco’s Ristorante, 7128   Spring Creek Road in Rockford.  Attached is the agenda for this meeting and the minutes of the meeting held on October 29, 2013.

The program for the meeting will be James Barrett of VAS.  VAS is a premiere professional firm comprised of CPAs and credentialed valuation professionals that provide business valuation and taxation services.  Some of the topics that could be addressed include asset protection, federal and state tax savings, succession planning, consulting and employment contracts, advanced tax planning, analysis of intangible assets such as goodwill or restrictive covenants, and identifying available tax credits.

The Annual Election of Directors will also be held at this meeting.  Those with terms expiring are Governor Roger Chapman, President Louie Maffioli, Treasurer Dave Raasch and Director Dave Boettcher.  Roger Chapman has informed the Chapter that he will not be seeking reelection.  Each nominee for office shall be the Accredited Representative of a regular member firm in good standing.  The nominations and elections shall be at large.  The Accredited Representatives of member firms in good standing are eligible to vote.  If the Accredited Representative of a member firm is unable to attend this meeting to vote, the Chapter Bylaws allow for the appointment of a substitute, provided there is a letter of authorization from the Accredited Representative.  This letter of authorization must be at the Chapter Office by 4:00 p.m. on November 26, 2013 so the Board of Directors can certify that such substitute complies with the Bylaws.

Company: ______________________________________________

Yes, please register the following individuals for the  November 26th  meeting:                                                                         

                                                                                 Circle Entrée Choice

_______________________  Prime Rib,   Orange Roughy,   Chicken Oregano,   Pasta Rotolo

_______________________  Prime Rib,   Orange Roughy,   Chicken Oregano,   Pasta Rotolo

_______________________  Prime Rib,   Orange Roughy,   Chicken Oregano,   Pasta Rotolo

Pasta Rotolo is a vegetarian selection – Spinach & Tomato Pasta stuffed with Rocotta and Fresh Spinach, baked and topped with fresh Pomodoro, served with Julienne Vegetables.

Please call, fax or email (jbattel@nilneca.org) the Chapter Office by Wednesday, November 21st to make your reservations and let us know your entree choice.

 

Telephone: (815) 874-8400

Residential Wage Package effective December 1, 2013

November 6, 2013

TO: All Contractors Signatory to the Residential Wiring Agreement between the Northern Illinois Chapter, NECA and Local Union 364, IBEW

RE: Wage Package effective December 1, 2013

Please be advised that there will be no change to the Residential wage package effective December 1, 2013.

The wage package effective December 1, 2013 through November 30, 2014 is as follows:

Residential Wireman

Res.Trainee     0-1000 hrs

Res.Trainee 1001-2000 hrs

Res.Trainee 2001-3000 hrs

Res.Trainee 3001-4000 hrs

Res.Trainee 4001-5000 hrs

Res.Trainee 5001-6000 hrs

40%

50%

60%

70%

80%

90%

Base Wage

33.18

13.27

16.59

19.91

23.23

26.54

29.86

* Health & Welfare

10.39

10.39

10.39

10.39

10.39

10.39

10.39

* Local Pension

8.60

0.00

0.00

5.16

6.02

6.88

7.74

NEBF (3%)

1.00

0.40

0.50

0.60

0.70

0.80

0.90

JATC  (2%)

0.66

0.27

0.33

0.40

0.46

0.53

0.60

LMCC

0.08

0.08

0.08

0.08

0.08

0.08

0.08

NLMCC

0.01

0.01

0.01

0.01

0.01

0.01

0.01

Safety

0.05

0.05

0.05

0.05

0.05

0.05

0.05

Substance Testing

0.03

0.03

0.03

0.03

0.03

0.03

0.03

AMF (1/2 of 1%)

0.17

0.07

0.08

0.10

0.12

0.13

0.15

NECA Service Charge (1/2 of 1%)  NECA Members Only

0.17

0.07

0.08

0.10

0.12

0.13

0.15

* Health & Welfare and Local Pension – Contributions to the Health & Welfare Fund and the Local Pension Fund on overtime hours are calculated using the appropriate overtime rate of either 1.5 or 2 times the straight-time contribution rate, the same rate as the overtime rate of either 1.5 or 2 times the straight time rate.

Foreman – 10% above Residential Wireman rate of pay

DEDUCTIONS FROM PAY: Local Union Working Dues – 5% Vacation Account – 0, 5, 10, or 15% (employee’s choice)

The current Residential Wiring Agreement runs through November 30, 2014.

CLICK HERE FOR THE WAGE RATE SHEET:  Residential Wage Increase 1213 ltrhd