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Welcome to the Electrical Contractors´ Association

The Electrical Contractors’ Association of City of Chicago (ECA) is a construction trade association that provides business and labor relations services to nearly 700 electrical contractors in Cook County, Illinois.  ECA is also known as the Chicago and Cook County Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA).  The Association works with its industry partner, Local Union #134 IBEW, to negotiate and administer labor agreements, coordinate apprentice and journeyman level training, as well as promote the industry on behalf of these employers.  Since 1903, ECA has provided educational opportunities and business services to not only to assist the electrical contractor by improving the business climate and bringing increased profitability, but to enrich future generations. ECA and IBEW Local 134 work hand in hand to provide a highly skilled, efficient and safe workforce for the City of Chicago and Cook County, Illinois. 

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COVID-19 Important Updates
05/20/2020

COVID-19 Important Updates

Breaking News affecting our Industry: Safety, Legislation, and more

Check here frequently for the latest updates on how COVID-19 is affecting construction and Chicago and Cook County.

ECA Leadership Webinar Series
05/16/2020

ECA Leadership Webinar Series

Three part Leadership & Management Training Series

ECA Leadership Webinar Series presented by Alex Willis, Leadership Surge, includes three sessions starting on May 21, 2020.

ECA May Membership Meeting - May 13, 2020
05/14/2020

ECA May Membership Meeting - May 13, 2020

Membership Meeting was a Webinar with two guest presenters.

The Electrical Contractors’ Association of City of Chicago (ECA) held its May Membership Meeting on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 as a Webinar. The program featured industry updates, and guest presentations from Josh Bone, NECA Director, Industry Innovation and Lonnie Cumpton, NECA Director, Construction Manufacturing.

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Thu
4
2020
June 4, 2020
11:00AM-12:00PM

ECA Leadership Webinar Series #2 -- “Change Matters”

Presented by Alex Willis, Leadership Surge

June 4, 2020

ECA Leadership Webinar Series #2 “Change Matters” webinar – 60 minutes and Q & A. Presented by Alex Willis, Leadership Surge June 4, 2020 at 11:00 AM

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Tue
9
2020
June 9, 2020
11:00AM-12:00PM

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS FOR LEADERS

Presented by Kathy Horton, Employee Resource Systems, Inc.

June 9, 2020 at 11:00 AM

"Mental Health Awareness for Leaders" Webinar Presented by Kathy Horton, Employee Resource Systems, Inc. June 9, 2020 at 11:00 AM

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