Local 1600 IBEW is a chartered Local Union located in Central and Southeastern Pennsylvania, whose jurisdiction is primarily of an Electrical utility property nature. Its membership is primarily employed by Pennsylvania Power Light Company, yet it has members whose employer is the Municipality of Ephrata, Comcast Cable. Local 1600 is a Union Shop, and embodies all bargaining unit classifications as prescribed by the National Relations Board certification. The only exclusions are managers, professionals, guards and part-time students as defined under the act. Its jurisdictional territory includes 29 of the 67 counties in Pennsylvania.

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RIP Rosie - Naormi Parker Farley passed away at the age of 96. SHe stayed under the radar while others clamed her fame until a fewyears ago when she was identified as the true Rosie. Click here to Read More


"ALERT" Message from Steve Knoebel on donating to the Hurricane Relief Fund. Click Here



Message from the IBEW International on donating to the Hurricane Relief Fund Click Here


Pa. AFLCIO Scholarship Essay Contest Click Here




1600 Updates

Alert Help out a Fallen Linemans Daughter
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Talen announced the reduction of 128 job positions
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Displacement List
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Susquehanna SES - World's Toughest Fixes
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Talen Contract Extention Results
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Planning for retirement—before you claim

Time off for union business codes

How it works

Below are the codes to be used for Union Business.
Talen - REG 730079-100
Ephrata - UBUN
Comcast - UBUN


Ephrata Borough Updates
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Talen Update Alert
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