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Local 479 Welcomes Comptroller Jimmy Butts

 Posted in: Breaking News,Financial News,Treasurer/General Secretary

This month Local 479 welcomes its new financial comptroller, Jimmy Butts. As our Secretary/Treasurer position begins its transition from full-time to “as needed” (in effect part-time), Jimmy will assume management of the Local’s day-to-day financial obligations, serving as its formal...

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College Degree for No Out-of-Pocket Cost

 Posted in: AFLCIO,Benefits

  Eastern Gateway Community College is offering members of IATSE Local 479 the opportunity to earn an Associate Degree with NO out-of-pocket costs. This degree program has been brought to Local 479 by UnionPlus, an affiliate of the AFLCIO, and...

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The Danger of Mosquitos to Movie Crews

 Posted in: Industry News

IATSE Local 479 Summer Safety Series: people who work outdoors face a number of additional health safety dangers, from weather extremes to risk of disease. Summer presents an increased risk of encounters with a variety of creatures that can cause...

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Poisonous Plants and Movie Crews

 Posted in: Safety

IATSE Local 479 Summer Safety Series: people who work outdoors face a number of additional health safety dangers, from weather extremes to risk of disease. This article includes information collected from several agencies, including the Contract Services Administration Trust Fund...

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Local 479 Supports Solidarity in Negotiations

 Posted in: Business Agent

In the past, the IA has completed contract negotiations long before their expiration dates, and so it is understandable for members to have more concerns this time around as deadlines approach and negotiations are still under way for both the...

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Made in Georgia with Georgia Crews

 Posted in: Industry News

Last year film crews from the State of Georgia helped produce more than 160 feature films, episodic television and video-on-demand projects. Georgia provided locations and trained crews for each of those projects, from the critically-acclaimed FX Network's series ‘Atlanta’ (16...

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