Estate Planning Seminar

Local G-555 and the G-555 Retiree Caucus, as a commitment to provide our Members continuing financial education, are sponsoring an Estate Planning Essentials seminar in partnership with our friends at Caritas Financial. Learn basic actions you can take to make sure as much of your money goes to your beneficiaries and not Uncle Sam. The […]

Union Agrees to Particpate in Voluntary Retirement Program

Last week, the Company announced a Voluntary Retirement Program (VRP), commonly referred to as a “buyout”, for non-union employees. The VRP was then later proposed to Locals G-555, 69, and 50. Your G-555 Executive Committee had many questions and concerns regarding the program, and after much consideration and some back-and-forth with the Conpany, they voted […]

Time To Take Action

As we all know, Utility Workers in the state of Ohio face increasing risk of assault, intimidation, and threats of bodily harm with each passing day. Utility Workers are often First Responders; running into unsafe situations with airborne natural gas, unsafe electrical lines, or ruptured water lines in every community we serve at all hours […]

G-555 Heads to Columbus

This week, Executive President, Eddie Hall and Executive Treasurer, Paul Talboo took part in a meeting in Columbus with a group of senior executives and governmental affairs officers from the major utility companies in the state of Ohio, including Dominion Energy, Dayton Power & Light, Columbia Gas, AT&T, Spectrum Cable, First Energy, and the Ohio […]

American Income Life AD&D Policy

All G-555 Members have been provided a $4,000 Accidental Death and Dismemberment Policy from American Income Life Insurance, whose representatives are members of OPEIU Local 277. This benefit is provided to you free of charge, and there is nothing you need to do to receive it. However, if you’d like to look into other insurance policies that may fit […]