ECA Industry Update
The next meeting of the South Suburban Electrical Inspectors Association will be at 6:30 pm on October 21, 2021 at the I.B.E.W.- N.E.C.A. Technical Institute, 6201 West 115th Street (Auditorium) in Alsip, Illinois. They will be having a presentation by Cari Helberg of Argonne National Laboratories regarding wind turbine training. Bring your code books to follow along.  
NECA's Safety Leader Summit

Is Your Company Prepared for OSHA's COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard?
Attend the Safety Leadership Summit to get access to:
What to Expect from OSHA Under a Biden Administration

Save the Date!
ECA President's Party & Holiday Celebration
IO Godfrey Rooftop Lounge, Godfrey Hotel Chicago
Saturday, December 11, 2021
Complimentary Weekend Getaway for ECA Accredited Representatives!
Dance the night away to a Chicago favorite, "Maggie Speaks", along with a special surprise guest appearance you want won't to miss!
Enjoy the I|O Godfrey, Chicago’s largest and only year-round rooftop lounge, decorated as a magical winter wonderland this holiday season!
View the Powering Chicago Annual Report
and learn how your LMCC can market your business!
Now Share your Story with us!
Calling all NECA and IBEW 134 Signatory Contractors: let Powering Chicago help grow your business. Contact us to be featured in an upcoming news story. Whether it be about an exciting new project you are working on, new technology your using, or celebrating a Company Anniversary - we want to hear about it.

Save the Date: November 30, 2021
ECA Chicago's Diversity Training Program for Electrical Contractors

Webinar Series #3: Overcoming Judgement
November 30th - Zoom Webinar @ 1:00pm

Registration Coming Soon!
CISCO Project Award Nominations now being Accepted
Calling All Contractors!

CISCO is now accepting applications for the Pride in Construction Award Program, 2021 Project of the Year Awards. Six categories are available. Learn more by downloading the application form here.

Program submittal Deadline - December 3, 2021
NECA Education Updates /
NECA This Week (10/18/2021)
Please click on the "NECA Education" link for the most recent updates regarding available professional development programming from NECA.

Please click on the newly updated format of "NECA This Week" link for updates concerning: the NECA Convention and your input is needed with the 2021 NECA Officer and Overhead Personnel Compensation Study, among other articles.
CSC Update (10/20/2021)
Please click on the link for the most recent update(s) from the Construction Safety Council (CSC)!
ELECTRI Council Room (10/27/21)
"VACCINATION GUIDELINES AND YOUR COMPANY" -- Join the ELECTRI Council Room session on October 27, 2021 at 4:00 PM Eastern time to discuss adjustments you should consider when facing new vaccine guidelines to be issued by the White House and OSHA.
NECA PLC Video / Peer Group Initiative
Please click on the links for the "Peer Group Initiative" and "The Benefits of Joining the NECA PLC" link.

The PLC link also includes information concerning the most recent Government Affairs updates and participation with the NECA Convention.
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In Case you Missed It...
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Webinar recordings available online for ECA Members!
If you missed a meeting or webinar by ECA, you can now log-in to the website and view the program you missed. Many recordings are now available, and more will be added daily from webinars held over the past year. Go to and under the "Industry Resources" pull down menu, select "Member Education and Webinar Recordings". You will be prompted to log-in, and then you are free to browse webinar recordings you may have missed. Please contact ECA with questions (708)531-0022.
Stay up to date on the latest changes for our Industry including news releases, legislation and Government mandates, workplace safety and preparation guidelines, OSHA alerts, and more that affect electrical contractors in Chicago and Cook County.

November 1 -3, 2021
Chicago, IL

November 9, 2021
"Top Habits of High Performing Foremen"
Drake Oak Brook Hotel

November 10, 2021
This program will be open to all signatory contractors.
Mr. Don Finn, Local #134 IBEW Business Manager is the guest speaker.
Alsip, IL

November 30, 2021
ECA Chicago's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Training for Electrical Contractors
Webinar #3 - Zoom at 1pm

December 11, 2021
Godfrey Hotel Chicago