Welcome to Local 701.
We are the right choice.
We strive to provide you with the safe, professional, drug free workforce needed to complete your projects on time and on budget.
In todays ever changing electrical and telecommunication fields the members of Local 701 receive the finest continuing education and safety training ensuring they have the knowledge and skills needed for the future.
Important Dates to Remember for the 2016 Election Cycle
Early Voting Starts September 29, 2016
Vote by Mail Ballots can be Mailed out September 29, 2016
Last Day to Register to Vote October 11, 2016
Grace Period Registration & Voting Starts October 12, 2016
Early Voting Ends November 7, 2016
Election Day November 8, 2016
Member Of The Year Nominations
Is there someone you know who you think is the member of the year?
Let us know. The Social Committee is accepting nominations for the 2016 Member of the year. The member of the year is someone who goes beyond the normal everyday workday. Simply write a short essay stating why he/she should be member of the year. Submit your entry to the Social Committee at 28600 Bella Vista Parkway, Suite 1000, Warrenville, IL. 60555 or email us at email@example.com.
The Social Committee would like to thank you for your participation.
2016 PowerForward DuPage Scholarship Winners
The winners of the 2016 scholarship applications have been determined by the PowerForward DuPage Board of Directors. Please click on the following link to view the winners this year.
In late spring of next year, the 2017 PowerForward DuPage Scholarship Application will be available and several scholarships will be awarded again. These scholarships are awarded for one year and may be applied for again in each of the four years while attending school. This scholarship is intended to provide support to full time students accepted at or attending a four year accredited college undergraduate program and awards are to be used for tuition and/or books, room and board expenses.
Please visit the PowerForward DuPage website at www.PowerForwardDuPage.com under "Members" to view and/or print the 2017 application when it becomes available. If you have any questions regarding this matter, please contact Lauren in the PowerForward DuPage office at 630-393-1701 Extension 5.
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