NEXT PAID HOLIDAYS for Unit
1 OHAP are Good Friday, March 30th and the
Monday following Easter, April 2nd. Unit
1 members must work Thursday, March 29th or have an excused absence
for that day to be paid for the holiday. The next paid holidays for Unit 3
Leadec members Good Friday, March
30th and the Monday following Easter, April 2nd. Unit 3 Leadec members must work their regularly scheduled shift prior to
and their regularly scheduled shift following the holiday unless the absence is
due to an approved contractual absence as provided in the agreement. Unit 4
Source Providers and Unit 5 Detroit Chassis members do not have Good Friday or
the Monday following Easter off as paid holidays, per their agreement.
AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS: The firm deadline for Resolutions and Constitutional Amendments to be
received at the union hall is Friday, April 6th at 5:00 PM. Resolution
forms are available at the local union hall and will be posted on our web site
at www.uawlocal2000.org as soon as possible. The 37th Constitutional Convention will
convene in Detroit, Michigan June 10th through June 14th.
CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION: The 37th Constitutional Convention
will convene in Detroit, Michigan Sunday, June 10th through
Thursday, June 14th. At the March 11th General Membership
Meeting, it was approved for the Convention Election to elect four (4) delegates and one (1) alternate
delegate by simple plurality vote on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 from 12:00 PM noon through Thursday, April 26,
2018 at 12:00 PM noon in the Thunderbird Room at Ohio Assembly Plant. UNITS 4 (SOURCE PROVIDERS), 5 (DETROIT CHASSIS) AND RETIREES
WILL VOTE AT UAW LOCAL 2000 UNION HALL. ALL members of UAW
Local 2000 are eligible to run for Convention Delegates.
NUMBERS FOR CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION DELEGATES will be
held on Tuesday, April 17th at 4:00
PM at UAW Local 2000. If you cannot be here for the drawing of numbers, one
will be drawn for you.
FOR LIMITED ABSENTEE BALLOTING (per Article 10, Section 7(K)(1)
of the UAW Local 2000 By-Laws): A member who will be away from his local union
during the entire period of an election of Executive Board Officers or
Convention Delegates, on a work assignment for his employer or on local union
business, may apply for an absentee ballot by filing with his local union by
mail, or in person, a signed statement that he will be away from his local
union for the entire period of the election on a work assignment by his
employer or on local union business. Such statement or request must be filed
with the local union in sufficient time for the member to secure a ballot and
re-deposit same with the local union prior to the start of the election.
2018 March of Dimes UAW/Ford mustang gt
convertible raffle tickets are being sold 1 for $10 or 3 for $20. The
drawing will be held at the March of Dimes Golf Outing on August 21st.
See ERC Amy Jaynes Brown for tickets at the plant or call her 440.933.1516.
UAW-FORD ROUGE POWERHOUSE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP – 55
$1,000 SCHOLARSHIPS will be awarded. Applications are being accepted
for dependent children of full time
active UAW-represented Ford employees. Applications and complete details
are available at the union hall or at the scholarship web site: http://uawford.org/scholarships/.
The application deadline is
MEETING: The next
General Membership Meeting is Sunday, April
8th at 2:30 PM at UAW
Local 2000, 3151 Abbe Road, Sheffield Village. Please attend and be informed.
EXECUTIVE BOARD, CHAIRPERSONS, COMMITTEE STRUCTURE, APPOINTEES AND OFFICE
PERSONNEL WISH YOU AND YOURS A SAFE AND HAPPY EASTER HOLIDAY.
UAW Local 2000