Nominations for Local 1837 Officers in August

UPDATE: Unit 5, Keene and Unit 2, Manchester have been postponed due to a large number of union members working out of state doing restoration work. Unit 5, Keene will be held on August 24 and Unit 2,  Manchester Area meeting will be held on August 18. Unit 6, Portland, Unit 7, Lewiston and Unit 9, Waterville have been cancelled. Nominations still can be made by email, U.S. mail, or at any other Unit Meeting.

July 28, 2020 -  Nominations for the offices of IBEW Local Union #1837 may be made orally at the regular monthly Unit Meetings during August 2020:  President, Vice President, Recording Secretary, Treasurer, Business Manager, One (1) Executive Board Member from each Unit of Local 1837. A meeting schedule is below. Please note that since some buildings are closed for meetings due to COVID-19, August unit meetings may take place outside the buildings indicated in a nearby parking lot or adjacent area.

In addition, members may send nominations or self-nominate via U.S. Mail or email. (Click here to download optional nomination form.) Be sure to include your member number from your union membership card. Send your nominations by U.S. Mail to IBEW Local Union #1837, 16 Old Winthrop Road, Manchester, ME 04351 or email:

No member shall be nominated for office unless he/she is present or signifies his/her willingness in writing.  Members who self-nominate must indicate their willingness to serve. Members of one unit may nominate members of another unit. A nominee must have been a member in good standing of Local 1837 for two years and the Unit Recorder shall forward a list of candidates, signed by him/herself and the Unit Chair to the Local Union Recording Secretary. All nominations must be submitted by 8/28/20.

Unit 1, Dover: Fourth Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. (August 25)  IBEW Local 1837 Office; 680 Central Ave., Suite 201; Dover NH 03820

Unit 2, Manchester General: 2nd Tuesday at 5:15 p.m. (Rescheduled for August 18)  Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 131 Union Hall; 161 Londonderry Turnpike; Hooksett, NH 03106

Unit 2, Concord Electric Sub-unit: Third Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. (August 19) Special Location: Smokestack Center, 254 North State Street, Concord 03301 (Parking Lot Meeting)

Unit 3, Laconia: Third Thursday at 5:15 p.m. (August 20)  Laconia Elks Lodge; 17 Sugarbush Lane; Gilford, NH 03249

Unit 4, Berlin/ Lancaster: Fourth Wednesday at 5:15 p.m. (August 26)  Randolph Town Hall; 130 Durand Road; Randolph, NH 03593 (Parking Lot Meeting)

Unit 5, Keene: First Thursday at 5:00 p.m. (Rescheduled for Monday, August 24)  St. Joseph Regional School, 92 Wilson Street, Keene, NH (Parking Lot Meeting)

Unit 6, Portland: First Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. (CANCELLED)  Teamsters Local 340; 27 Main Street; South Portland, ME 04106 (Parking Lot Meeting)

Unit 7, Lewiston: First Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. (CANCELLED)  IBEW Local 567 Union Hall; 238 Goddard Road; Lewiston, ME 04240

Unit 8, Augusta: Third Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. (August 19)  IBEW Local 1837 Office (Conference Room); 16 Old Winthrop Road; Manchester, ME 04351

Unit 9, Waterville: Second Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. (CANCELLED)  IBEW Local 1253 Union Hall; 176 Main Street; Fairfield, ME 04937 (Rear Parking Lot Meeting)

Unit 10, Bangor/Ellsworth: Third Thursday at 4:30 p.m. (August 20)  Solidarity Center; 20 Ivers Street; Brewer, ME 04412

Unit 11, Presque Isle: Fourth Thursday at 6:00 p.m. (August 27)  Hampton Inn; 768 Main Street; Presque Isle, ME 04769