IBEW 1997

IBEW Local 1997 - Vision Statement:

The vision of IBEW Local 1997 is to ensure that every Atlanta Gas Light worker's voice is heard, that the right to have your voice heard is not limited by your race, ethnicity, gender, class, or religion. And most importantly, as your organizing body we will not quit or leave behind a fellow employees in our efforts to bargain for transparency, job security, and wages.



In March 2023, ROC Skinner and ILO Kathy Smith attended a two-day training session for stewards at LU 1997. Our main goal was to talk about Organizing, which means getting people together to work towards common goals. In the trainings, there were 50 participants, and they were either already stewards or interested in becoming stewards. […]

IBEW 1997 Membership

Hello Future Local 1997 Member, Joining IBEW Local 1997 is easy. We have a new digital membership application that allows us to become members in just minutes. This will be available statewide with immediate membership access. Ou Our IBEW organizers are also on board and will be helping with the membership drive and maybe reaching […]