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.
The ECA Young Professionals (YP) Committee presented a YP of ECA Fall 2019 Event at the Kaiser Tiger in Chicago. Representatives from the Chicago Department of Buildings discussed the new code changes and their applicability to contractors, among other areas.
The October ECA Regular Membership Meeting was held on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at Maggiano's Banquets in Chicago. The Guest Speaker was Frank Grimaldi, Jr., Chicago Department of Aviation.
The Chicago & Cook County Chapter, NECA and the Northeastern Illinois Chapter , NECA held a joint Safety Forum on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at the Local Union #701 Hall / Training Facility in Warrenville, Illinois.
The Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523
The Electrical Contractors’ Association of City of Chicago (ECA) Research and Education Committee is pleased to announce their October seminar called, “Are You a Project Manager or a Project Witness?”view event details >
Erie Cafe, 536 W Erie Street, Chicago, IL 60654
ECA Membership Meeting Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Speaker: David Ward, NECA Midwest Field Representative Mr. Ward is to discuss the NECA 1025 Initiative Erie Cafe 536 W. Erie Street Chicago, IL 60654view event details >