ELEC, is a labor-management organization that promotes economic development, investments in infrastructure and construction to provide opportunities for developers, union contractors and members of Operating Engineers Local 825.

We find common ground with chambers of commerce, business partnerships, professional associations and industry coalitions to support policies, legislation and regulations that encourage responsible economic development and stimulate growth.

Our efforts continue to build on the record of quality and safety in construction that has come to define work performed by Local 825 Operating Engineers and its signatory contractors.



The Sarlo-Oroho NJ Transportation Trust Fund Plan will not only provide much needed funding to the state's nearly bankrupt TTF but it will also provide an income-tax deduction for charitable contributions. "Right now, New Jersey does not permit taxpayers to take a deduction for charitable contributions, which is something that the ...


A recent NJ Spotlight story outlines the components of the Sarlo-Oroho plan to fund NJ TTF: "The fuel tax-policy changes would generate more than $1.3 billion in annual revenue for the Transportation Trust Fund, which pays for road, bridge, and rail-network improvements throughout the state. And ...