Local 1118 was chartered on March 8, 1919 and went on strike on April 1, 1919. That take no shit stand up for what you believe in spirit still lives in today’s membership.
On April 6, 2019 Local 1118 celebrated its 100th Anniversary with past and present members, legislators, and friends of labor from the state of Indiana.
Over the course of its 100 years Local 1118 experienced many ups and downs including more than half a dozen strikes. The Local’s long standing partnership with the University of Notre Dame and other staples of the community has help the local remain relevant for its entire duration.
(Pictured from left to right: Charles Meadows, Jim Loftis, Dave Ploughe, Shawn Solner, Leonard Robbins, Kenny Hayes)Share