Year End Letter from Business Manager Pour

Please click on the following link for Business Manger Jeremy Pour's recap of the year 2020 for Local 1439


Ben Sigman

Local 1439 is sad to announce Ben Sigman, working in the Heavy Underground Distribution Department at Ameren and a Local 1439 member, passed away on December 16, 2020.

Ben leaves behind his wife, Logan and 2 beautiful daughters.  

Donations may be made to his daughters' education fund through a Go Fund Me Page his co-workers have set up ( or mail your donations to the Union Office, 2121 59th Street, St. Louis, MO  63110. 

2021 Durham Scholarship


The 2021 Durham Scholarship essay contest has begun!  For any and all members who have college or tech school bound students, Local 1439 awards a $1,000 and a $500 scholarship to the winners of the essay contest to the school of their choice. Eligible students must currently be a high school senior, college freshman or college sophomore. Check out the following details and deadlines:


Topic of the Essay will be: 

Please describe what role unions have played during the COVID-19 pandemic?

The deadline for all essays to be in the Union office will be:

Friday, March 12, 2021

Contact the Union office via phone (314-644-6111) or e-mail (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) for the paperwork to be either mailed or e-mailed to you for your child.

Good Luck to all who enter!!