you know, Chairperson Tim Rowe has been selected for the National
Contract Negotiating Team and will be serving in Detroit until a
National Agreement is negotiated. Bargaining
Representative Herb Bennett will be replacing Tim as acting
Chairperson during this time. Best wishes to Tim as he works with the
National Negotiating Team to achieve a National Agreement we can all
be proud of and best wishes to Herb as he performs the Chairperson’s
duties during his period of national contract negotiations.
members interested in becoming alternate members on any of UAW Local
2000’s standing committees or members interested in attending
union educational training should contact President Bill Samples at
440.934.3151, extension 1.
MARCH OF DIMES IPAD RAFFLE:
Tickets to win an Apple iPad Mini Wi-Fi 16gb
(Silver) will be sold daily at lunch and in the evening at the ERC
office, $5 for 6 tickets. The drawing will be held July 23rd
at 1:00 PM. Please get your tickets now and help to support this
NIGHT WITH LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS v. TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS is Friday,
at 7:05 PM at
All Pro Freight Stadium.
Home box tickets are $5.00 each and food vouchers (includes hot dog,
chip and a pop) are an additional $5.00. The game will be followed by
a fireworks display. Tickets will be sold at OHAP on July 20th
between 8:30 to 12:00 noon and 4:30 to 9:00 PM. Please contact Matt
Moos at 440.934.3636 or via email at MMoos@LakeErieCrushers.com for
UAW LOCAL 2000 PICNIC AT CEDAR
POINT & SOAK CITY is Sunday, August 9th.
Tickets are $26 each for ages 3+ (children
under 3 do not need admission or meal ticket). The picnic will be at
Point Pavilion between 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM and Bingo will be from
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. All you can eat meal tickets for adults and
seniors are $18 each and meal tickets for kids 10 years old and under
are $13. Drink wristbands are $8 each and parking is $12 per vehicle.
Tickets will be sold at Ohio Assembly Plant on
Wednesday, July 15th.
Please see Pedro Natal for further information.
ADDRESSES & PHONE NUMBERS NEEDED:
Too often, our members are unnecessarily terminated when the company
cannot get pertinent, time sensitive information to them or the union
cannot get important information to them because we do not have
current contact information. Any time you have an address and/or
phone number change, please go to the human resources office and call
the union hall at 440.934.3151 Ext. 21 to update your information as
soon as possible.
Please contact Tim Otten at 440.396.5446 weekdays
from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
to get your discounted BJ’s membership or to renew your current
membership for $35, which includes a years’ membership (regular
cost $50) for two cards (two people). He can add new memberships or
renew memberships over the telephone, eliminating the waiting period
you experience when choosing to mail the membership
application/renewal form. If you choose to mail the form, they are
available at the union hall in the doorway to the left in the BJ’s
MEMBERSHIP AND VOITH UNIT MEETINGS: Due
to Executive Board action in June, the Voith Unit and General
Membership Meetings in August are cancelled. The next General
Membership Meeting is
Sunday, September 13th
at 2:30 PM
at UAW Local
2000, 3151 Abbe Road, Sheffield Village. The
next Voith Unit Meeting is at the same location on the same date and
begins at 1:00 PM.