Info Bulletin : 7-17-2018

07/18/2018

UAW LOCAL 2000 CEDAR POINT PICNIC IS SUNDAY, AUGUST 5TH. Tickets for Cedar Point, the Cedar Point Shores Water Park and a drink wristband are $41 each for ages 3+ and can be used between August 3rd and August 5th. The picnic and bingo will be held at the Lakeside Convention Center between 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM on Sunday, August 5th. A single meal voucher is $15, parking is $12 and drink wristbands are $8 each (these must be purchased at OHAP because they will not be sold at the gate). Tickets will be sold at Ohio Assembly Plant again on Thursday, July 26th from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM by the main cafeteria and sold at the union hall for one day only on Friday, July 27th from 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Please contact Recreation Committee Chairperson Pedro Natal (Leadec), Greg Hamilton in the Chassis Launch Team area or Brooke Jesse at column B32 in Chassis for further information.

CONGRATULATIONS: The winning foursome in the drawing to golf in the Annual UAW Region 2-B Richard T. Gosser Scholarship Invitational is Pete Shullick, Ted Wilson, Mike Kakos and Ray Rigsby. Best of luck to your team!

LORAIN COUNTY ORGANIZED ANNUAL LABOR DAY FAMILY CELEBRATION AND CAR SHOW TO BE HELD SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 2ND. 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 5:15 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.

UNIT 1 OHAP UNEMPLOYMENT INFORMATION: You must file for unemployment online at http://unemployment.ohio.gov or if you do not have internet access, call your processing center number, which is listed near the top right side on most of the correspondence you receive from ODJFS. ODJFS business hours are 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Monday – Friday, except holidays.

B CREW (NIGHT SHIFT): You will be laid off for THREE (3) WEEKS using Mass Layoff # 1800362. Your last day worked will be 07/20/2018 and your return to work date will be 08/13/2018. You will call to file or file online a total of FOUR (4) times: On Sunday, 07/22/2018, you will open or restart your claim. On Sunday, 07/29/2018, you will file a claim for week ending 07/28/2018. On Sunday, 08/05/2018, you will file a claim for week ending 08/04/2018. On Sunday, 08/12/2018, you will file a claim for week ending 08/11/2018.

A CREW (DAY SHIFT): You will be laid off for THREE (3) WEEKS using Mass Layoff # 1800364. Your last day worked will be 08/10/2018 and your return to work date will be 09/03/2018. You will call to file or file online a total of FOUR (4) times: On Sunday, 08/12/2018, you will reopen or file an additional claim. On Sunday, 08/19/2018, you will file a claim for week ending 08/18/2018. On Sunday, 08/26/2018, you will file a claim for week ending 08/25/2018. On Sunday, 09/02/2018, you will file a claim for week ending 09/01/2018.

PLEASE NOTE: Do not wait until the Saturday following your layoff week to make application for benefits because there is a chance that you may encounter a technical problem that could force you to file your application late. If you do not make application and file your claim correctly and within the ODJFS’s defined time period, they will not pay your benefit for the layoff week(s). Appeals are seldom won and we want to be sure members receive their unemployment benefits.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING: The next General Membership Meeting is Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 2:30 PM at UAW Local 2000, 3151 Abbe Road, Sheffield Village. Please attend and be informed.

Bill Samples, President / Herb Bennett, Chairperson Unit 1 / Melanie Myer, Chairperson Unit 2

Ida Hess, Chairperson Unit 3 / Brian Plumley, Chairperson Unit 4 / Tony Rollison, Acting Chairperson Unit 5