Info Bulletin : 8-7-2017


OPENINGS ON UAW LOCAL 2000 STANDING COMMITTEES: Anyone interested should contact President Bill Samples at 440.934.3151 x1 no later than August 23rd.

ohio assembly 7th annual golf outing: Three twosomes are needed from our membership to golf in Ohio Assembly 7th Annual Golf Outing on Saturday, August 26th at 1:00 PM at the Grey Hawk Golf Course in Lagrange, Ohio. The entry fee for the outing is prepaid. Those interested must bring the names, addresses and phone numbers of their team to the union hall or call them in now through Monday, August 14th during normal business hours (8:30 AM to 12:00 PM (noon) and 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM). A random drawing will be held on Tuesday, August 15th at 4:00 PM at the union hall for three teams to represent Local 2000. Lost time or expenses will not be paid for attending.

LORAIN COUNTY ORGANIZED ANNUAL LABOR DAY FAMILY CELEBRATION AND CAR SHOW TO BE HELD SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 3RD. Please plan on attending at Black River Landing in Lorain from 12:00 noon to 6:00 PM. There will be live music, kids’ rides, 50¢ hot dogs, soda, bottled water, chips and more. There will also be many free giveaways and thousands of dollars in free door prizes. A free drawing ticket will be given to each adult at the event. The drawing will be held at 5:00 PM and you must be present at the time of the drawing to win door prizes. The Labor Day Committee is asking attendees of this year’s celebration to bring a non-perishable food item to the event to help feed the hungry in Lorain County. The drop off points for food items will be at the ticket sales tents.

UAW REGION 2-B SCHOLARSHIP: Applications for the Richard T. Gosser Scholarship Program are available at the union hall or can be downloaded and printed at http: PLEASE NOTE: The student must be a high school graduating senior in 2017 who has taken the ACT TEST (SAT test scores will NOT be accepted) to participate in this program. The application must be filled out completely and certified by a local union officer (President, Vice President, Recording Secretary, Treasurer or Unit Chairperson). APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY OCTOBER 15th. This deadline is firm and no exceptions will be made. Please call 419.893.4677 with questions.

OHIO ASSEMBLY PLANT - NEXT PAID HOLIDAY is Labor Day, Monday, September 4th. You must return to work the day following the holiday (Tuesday, September 5th) or have an excused absence to receive your holiday pay. You MUST work your next scheduled day.

DETROIT CHASSIS, LEADEC AND SOURCE PROVIDERS - NEXT PAID HOLIDAY is Labor Day, Monday, September 4th. To be eligible for holiday pay, employees must work on the nearest scheduled workday, both preceding and following the holiday.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS: Due to membership action at the June 11th General Membership meeting, the General Membership meeting in August is cancelled. The next General Membership Meeting is Sunday, September 10th at 2:30 PM at UAW Local 2000, 3151 Abbe Road, Sheffield Village.