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Official Election Notice

Amalgamated Local Union 249 UAW
In accordance with the UAW Constitution and Local Union 249 By-Laws, the election of all Executive Board Officers, Bargaining Chairperson of the Assembly Unit, District Committeepersons of the Assembly Unit, Alternate District Committeepersons of the Assembly Unit, Bargaining Committee Members of the Production Assembly Unit, Skilled Trades Bargaining Committee Member, Bargaining Chairperson of the Parts Depot Unit and Parts Depot Bargaining Committeeperson, Bargaining Chairperson of the Nurses Unit, Bargaining Chairperson of Team Solutions and Team Solutions Committeepersons, Bargaining Committeeperson of Duluth, Retiree’s Executive Board Representative, will be held in the following manner:

Nominations
Nominations will be held at the Regular Membership meeting on Sunday, March 15, 2020. If a member is unable to attend the nomination meeting because the employer has scheduled her/him to work during the nomination meeting the member may make a written nomination. Such a written nomination must be delivered to the Local Union hall during business hours the week before the nomination meeting. A signed statement must also be filed with the Local Union stating you were assigned to work during the nomination meeting. Anyone making such a written nomination is obligated to inform the person nominated, so that the member may accept or decline in a timely fashion.

Election
Election will be held in the following manner:
Beginning at 5:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 7, 2020 and will close at 5:00 a.m. Friday, May 8, 2020
(24 continuous hours)

Beginning at 5:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 9, 2020 and will close at 5:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 10, 2020
(24 continuous hours)
Election held at UAW Local 249, 8040 NE 69 Hwy, Pleasant Valley, MO.

Parts Depot- HVC – Thursday, May 7, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. (8 continuous hours). Voting held in cafeteria.

Voting machines will be used. Members in good standing are eligible to vote. Bring proper identification such as Ford I.D., Union Card, Drivers License, PMHV License, or other types of photo I.D.

Runoff Election
If runoff is required for Executive Board positions, Bargaining Chairperson of the Assembly Unit, Bargaining Committee of the Production Assembly Unit, Skilled Trades Bargaining Committee member, election will be held for 24 hours from 5:00 a.m. Thursday, May 14, 2020 until 5:00 a.m. Friday, May 15, 2020, and 5:00 a.m. Saturday, May 16, to 5:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 17, 2020. If runoff is required for Committeeperson or Alternate Committeeperson, election will be four hours long (beginning two (2) hours prior to the end of the shift and concluding two (2) hours after the end of the shift) that began Thursday, May 21 or Saturday, May 23, 2014.

Acceptance of Nomination
Acceptance of nomination for Executive Board Officers, Bargaining Chairperson of the Assembly Unit, Bargaining Committee Members of the Production Assembly Unit, Skilled Trades Bargaining Committee Member, District Committeepersons of the Assembly Unit, Alternate District Committeepersons of the Assembly Unit, Bargaining Chairperson of the Parts Depot Unit and Parts Depot Bargaining Committeeperson, Bargaining Chairperson of the Nurses Unit, Bargaining Chairperson and Committeepersons of Team Solutions and Retiree’s Executive Board Representative must be on a properly completed form available at the Local Union Hall. Acceptance of nomination must be deposited in the ballot box at the Local Union Hall no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 20, 2020.

All eligible members from the Parts Depot Unit will automatically stand nominated for all Executive Board Offices (excluding First Vice-President), Bargaining Chairperson of the Parts Depot Unit, and Bargaining Committeeperson of the Parts Depot Unit. All eligible members from the Nurses Unit will automatically stand nominated for all Executive Board Offices (excluding 2nd Vice President).

Absentee Voting
Members may vote absentee for all elected positions if you are out of town on company or local union business. A signed statement must be filed with the Local Union in sufficient time for the member to secure a ballot and redeposit same with Amalgamated Local Union 249 prior to start of election.

Shirley Mata
Recording Secretary
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