January 2018

Scholarship Applications:

Dependent children of Local 520 members who will graduate in the Spring of 2018, may apply for Scholarships from:


Texas State Association of Electric workers

Access these application forms on our website (ibew520.org), or get copies from the Hall. The deadline for filing these applications is 12:00 am, January 31, 2018. Please don’t wait until the last minute to submit your Scholarship applications, as signatures of both the President and Business Manager are required.

Media Committee

Local 520 is forming a Media Committee.  This committee will be looking into ways of promoting the Local and how we can gain market share.  If you are interested in serving on this committee please contact me.

CW/CE Classes SetThe following 3 classes are starting on February 1, 2018, class to begin at 5 PM:

Journeyman/Master Study Preparation

Pipe Bending

Basic Motor Control

Do not call the Training Center for class information.  Instead contact me atcwce@austineta.org or 512/983-8759


Other classes coming soon:

Basic Code — Foreman Training Series — Codeology

These classes are eligible, when completed, for reimbursement.*

*Registration to reimbursement programs is required.


Annuity Education Class:   Thursday, February 15, 2018, at 5:30 pm — Location:  The Hall


Kevin Cliff,  the Annuity Programs’ Advisor for Morgan-Stanley, will be present to answer your questions concerning the program. Please register for this class online on our website, or contact me, or contact Mary Ygnacio at the Hall (512/326-9540-X 211). Spouses are welcome and encouraged to attend. No children please.

New Member Orientation:

The next New Member Orientation Classes will be held on:

February 17, 2018, at 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Seating is limited to the first 40 registrants including their spouses for the Saturday session. Also, since this is an informative/educational meeting we ask that no children attend. Please be sure to contact either Mary Ygnacio or myself if your spouse will be attending this class as well.

Register online at:



Lane Price

Email:  president@ibew520.org

Cell:                 512/983-8759