Info Bulletin : 8-09-2018


THREE TWOSOMES NEEDED TO GOLF IN ohio assembly 9th annual golf outing: Three twosomes are needed from our membership to golf in Ohio Assembly’s 9th Annual Golf Outing on Sunday, August 19th at 12:00 PM at the Grey Hawk Golf Course in Lagrange, Ohio. The entry fee for the outing is prepaid. Those interested must call or stop by the union hall to turn their teams in now through Monday, August 13th during normal business hours (8:30 AM to 12:00 noon and 1:00 to 5:00 PM). We will need the names, addresses and phone numbers of both members of your team. A random drawing will be held on Tuesday, August 14th at 4:00 PM at the union hall for three teams to represent Local 2000. *PLEASE NOTE: The union will sponsor active and retired UAW Local 2000 members ONLY. 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 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 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.

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