Certified Electrician and the IBEW 697 team wore red and donated to the American Heart Association on Feb. 1st, National Go Red Day. We are always committed to helping raise awareness and education about heart disease here in Northwest Indiana. #NWIGoesRed

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Lakeshore Valentine Jamboree

Join Lakeshore Kids for a free fun filled afternoon at our Valentine Jamboree. Enjoy activities like creating valentines, making red slime and measuring your hug. You’ll also have the opportunity to get your picture taken with Daniel Tiger! Join us Saturday February 15th, at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 697 building on Mississippi in Merrillville from 1-4p.

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Wind Turbine Installed at the Merrrillville IBEW Local 697

Business Manager Dan Waldrop discusses the project with Lake Shore Public Media.

South Shore Clean Cities hosts IBEW Local 697 on “The Green Commuter” Wednesday, Jan 8 2014, 12:05 pm - 12:35 am CST

This month South Shore Clean Cities (SSCC) is proud to announce International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 697 representatives, Ryan Reithel, Dan Waldrop and Joe Pfister as its January 8 radio guests on “The Green Commuter.”

SSCC hosts its radio program twice each month. “The Green Commuter” highlights green activities around Northwest Indiana and the Chicagoland Area. Host Carl Lisek speaks with industry and government leaders; provides news and information about environmental events, as well as green products and processes.

Tune in to 89.1 FM or www.lakeshorepublicmedia.org at noon Wednesday, Jan. 8 to hear about the many green efforts of Local 697.  

*This event has been rescheduled to January 29th at 11:30am on 89.1 FM