Welcome to the IBEW Local 131 Website!

COVID-19 Updates

IBEW Local 131 will remain in full operation, but the building will be closed to everyone but staff.  If you need to be seen in person, please make an appointment ahead of time.

Dues can be handled online, over the phone with a credit card, or mail a check.

If you are furloughed through a contractor, you will not be allowed to sign any books.  You ARE able to collect unemployment benefits during this time.

If you are laid off during this time, please email us to have you put on Book 1.

Michigan Unemployment Website

Video tutorial for filing for unemployment

Toolkit handbook for filing for unemployment

Executive Orders from Governor Whitmer

COVID-19 Test Site Finder

If you're currently unemployed or furloughed, please call 211 to find out where local food pantries are located.  You can also ask about utility assistance as well as other services available.

What's Going on at 131? 


Due to COVID-19, IBEW Local 131's doors will remain locked.  Dues will be handled with a card on this website, over the phone or by checks in the mail.  If you need to be seen in person, please make an appointment


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