Info Bulletin : 7-16-2019


NIGHT SHIFT H-LINE UNEMPLOYMENT INSTRUCTIONS: File for unemployment online with the instructions below at or if you do not have internet access, call your processing center (the number is located on correspondence you’ve received from the ODJFS. ODJFS business hours are 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Monday – Friday, except holidays. Below are the instructions for filing for unemployment:

You will be laid off for ONE (1) WEEK using Mass Layoff # 1900462. Your last day worked is 07/19/2019 and your return to work date is 07/29/2019. You will open your application for unemployment on Sunday, July 21, 2019 (the Sunday BEFORE your layoff week) by calling or using the ODJFS web page (information above) and you will go back to claim your layoff week (which is week ending July 27, 2019 – do not choose any other date available to claim) on Sunday, July 28, 2019 (the Sunday AFTER your layoff week). You must file by calling or getting online a total of TWO (2) TIMES on the above listed dates to get your waiting week in or to get paid for the week, if you are eligible. Appeals are seldom won so please be sure to follow these instructions carefully. If you do not file timely, you will not be paid or your waiting week will not be served.

UAW LOCAL 2000 CEDAR POINT PICNIC IS SUNDAY, AUGUST 4TH. Tickets for Cedar Point, the Cedar Point Shores Water Park and a drink wristband are $42 each for ages 3+ and can be used between August 2nd and August 4th. The picnic, bingo and door prizes will be held at the Lakeside Convention Center between 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM on Sunday, August 4th. A single meal voucher is $15, parking is $12 and all day dining is $34. They must be purchased from the Recreation Committee because they will not be sold at the Cedar Point gate. Tickets will be sold at OHAP on Thursday, June 27th and Thursday, July 18th from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM by the main cafeteria. Please contact Recreation Committee Chairperson Pedro Natal (Leadec), Greg Hamilton in the Chassis Launch Team area, Josh Mellick on nights, Alvin Davis in Skilled Trades or Brooke Jesse at column B32 in Chassis for further information. Tickets will be sold at the union hall ONE DAY ONLY: Friday, July 26th from 1-5 PM.

LOCAL 2000 VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED FOR THE ANNUAL LABOR DAY FAMILY CELEBRATION on Sunday, September 1st: Volunteers are needed for setting up, working the food line and cleaning up, all on the day of the event. If you plan to volunteer for this year’s event, please contact Joe at 440.934.3151, extension 2 to sign up and give Joe your t-shirt size. If your size is available, you will receive a commemorative t-shirt. Please see Linda at the union hall to donate $5 to have your name published in the event program as an individual sponsor. The $5 sponsorships help to fund the festival.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING: Due to Executive Board action at the June meeting, July and August General Membership Meetings are canceled. The next General Membership Meeting is Sunday, September 8, 2019 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 Meyer, Chairperson Unit 2

Pedro Natal, Chairperson Unit 3 / Brian Plumley, Chairperson Unit 4 / Kevin Patton, Chairperson Unit 5