Melina Kennedy picks up another endorsement in the Mayoral Marathon.
International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) Local 103
Today, the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 103 endorsed former Indianapolis Deputy Mayor Melina Kennedy's candidacy for mayor of Indianapolis. IUOE Local 103 President and Business Manager Bruce Tarvin described Kennedy as “an expert job-creator.”
The endorsement comes on the heals of previous labor endorsements for Kennedy, including: Laborers Local 120, AFSCME Local 1887, Insulators & Asbestos Workers Local 18 and Ironworkers Local 22.
"Melina knows how to grow our local economy and create new jobs. Her vision of a local economy centered on innovation and connectivity is the kind of leadership we believe in,” Tarvin said.
Kennedy thanked IUOE Local 103. "I am honored to have this endorsement and want to thank the members of Local 103 for their commitment to our city," said Kennedy.