Local 158 is offering The Jess M. Webb Memorial Scholarship Award of $2,500.00. Children of members in good standing in Local 158, Districts 106, 545 or 832 who plan to continue their education after graduating high school are eligible to apply and each applicant will be sent complete instructions. The winner of the award may go to any accredited college. Payment will be made in two parts, sent directly to the college.
The Scholarship Committee would like to see a large number of applicants to choose from. If you are a member of any district of Local 158, Upstate New York Operating Engineers, you may obtain an application by calling the District 545 office at (315) 492-1752.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2018 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS!
The application process will begin next March for the 2019 scholarship and further information will be posted here at a later date. The Scholarship is $2,500.00 for each district.
College: University of Albany
Major: Law Enforcement
College: SUNY Cobleskill
Major: Agricultural Educator/Animal Agriculture
College: University of Buffalo
Major: Physician Assistant
Patrick Meehan - Dist 106
Carrie Walston - Dist 545 winner
Jacob Leach - Dist 832 winner
The International released a press statement on January 24, 2017 regarding pipeline construction. Click on the link below to read about it.
The New York Foundation for Fair Contracting (NYFFC) is a not-for-profit organization established to support, promote and encourage fair contracting by "leveling the playing field" in public works construction for the benefit of taxpayers, contractors and workers.