Welcome to Local 26

Thank you for visiting the website of Washington, DC’s International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 26. We have the best electricians in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia. Imagine a job in the electrical industry where you can earn while you learn. Electricians' jobs are some of the most technical jobs in America, and Local 26 provides the highest quality, technical training to its members. Here at Local 26, we believe in standing up for our members rights and always have their best interest in mind. Our staff of Business Representatives is here to help you when you need them.

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Local 26 Poker Run


Members of the IBEW Local 26 Motorcycle Club are hosting their 6th Annual Poker Run for the benefit of Special Love, for Children with Cancer, on May 6, 2017. We hope you will participate in our Poker Run by registering to ride and/or through a generous donation. The ride will begin at the Local 26 Manassas Training Center and end at the Spanky’s Shenanigan’s in Leesburg, VA.

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RW Upgrade School

Open registration for Residential Wireman Unit members Upgrade School.: 
All Residential Wiremen (RW) who have a current jurisdictional license and three or more years of good standing membership in the IBEW may be eligible for the 2017-2018 Residential Wireman Upgrade Program for three (3) years. You must come in person to any of our offices to fill out an application either at the Lanham RW Window or any Satellite Office. The deadline for submitting applications to the Examining Board is Wednesday, May 31, 2017. No applications will be accepted for review after that date.

If you have any further questions please contact Gary Hall, Examining Board Chair, at 540-722-4421.


Local 26 Events

General Membership Meeting

Friday, May 12, 2017
Lanham, MD, 8 pm

Friday, June 9, 2017
Lanham, MD, 8 pm

125th Anniversary Celebration

Tickets on sale now! Register below.