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Thanks For Coming Out To Vote!

Brothers and Sisters: I would like to thank you for coming out to vote in support of your Local. This shows your solidarity and commitment to our membership. With the election results in and the election over, we can get back to focusing on our members and tasks at hand.

Timothy Jaroch (2 weeks ago)
Local 18007 – 2014 Election Results

Official Ballot results:  PRESIDENT: TIM JAROCH –  413 ROBERT NEENAN – 333 VICE PRESIDENT /TREASURER: ADRIAN DUENAS – 425 STEVE THOMAS – 315 RECORDING SECRETARY: RAY TISCHINA – 497 JAMES CANNON – 244 BUSINESS MANAGER: RICHARD PASSARELLI  TRUSTEE: JASON CARTER – 510 BRIAN MURRAY – 562 LUKE WILLIAMS – 523 STEVE HERNEW

Timothy Jaroch (2 weeks ago)
2014 Mid-Term Elections

The 2014 mid-term elections are coming quickly upon us. We strongly encourage you to exercise your right to vote. On the left side of the page is a link to the Illinois AFL-CIO. We ask you to kindly visit their page and consider the endorsement for labor friendly politicians. Once

J.L. Carter (2 weeks ago)
OFFICER ELECTIONS ON THUR. OCT 9th

Brothers and Sisters: LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD! COME OUT TO VOTE! Officer Elections will be held: WHEN: Thursday, October 9th WHERE: 300 South Ashland, Basement Hall TIME: 6am to 6pm **company will allow time for members to vote!  Fraternally, Tim Jaroch President

Timothy Jaroch (2 weeks ago)
A Message from Business Manager – Richard Passarelli

Dear Brothers and Sisters, I am notifying the membership the consumable investigation has officially started with the first interviews being conducted last week at South shop. Business agents at each shop, for which any member are being interviewed, will be your representative. I have notified the membership at several meetings

Timothy Jaroch (4 weeks ago)

Newsletter

Recording Secretary Ray Tischina October Report

Brothers and Sisters recently Pres. Jaroch notified the membership of contract book distribution at all local shops by the Executive Board. Our mission: to ensure solidarity, strength, and commitment, along with relaying accurate facts concerning working conditions and involvement of this proud Local.  The contract book serves as a guide

Timothy Jaroch (12 months ago)
Trustee Jason Carter October Report

Dear Brothers and Sisters of Local 18007, I hope all is well with everyone. The amount of on the job injuries have been increasing as of late. I know that at times we have a lot of work  on our plate, but we must be careful of our surroundings and

J.L. Carter (1 year ago)
Contract Books

Brothers and Sisters, I would like to announce that the contract books are in. We will be at the shops to hand them out within the upcoming week. The schedule is as follows: South – Monday, Oct 21st Central – Tuesday, Oct 22nd North – Wednesday, Oct 23rd Division St

Timothy Jaroch (1 year ago)
Trustee Brian Murray Report

Brothers and Sisters, With Veteran’s Day quickly approaching and a government shutdown still in effect, Military and Veteran Benefits for November 2013 may be impacted. Let’s hope this situation is settled and our Vets get the help they need. Fraternally, Brian Murray Trustee Read the attached article from the FOX

Brian Murray (1 year ago)
2013 Scholarship Winner

Michael McIntyre son of Martin McIntyre Crewleader at South Shop is your 2013 Local 18007 Scholarship Winner. “What a Union Means to Me”                 “History is a great teacher. Now everyone knows that the labor movement did not diminish the strength of the nation but enlarged it. By raising the

Adrian Dueñas (1 year ago)

Other

Steward John Hyland Report

Brothers and Sisters, A little over a week ago we had a safety stand-down meeting. Even though these meetings can be inconvenient they are very helpful to keep safety fresh on our minds. I know every time we turn around we are reminded about safety, this is a good

J.L. Carter (1 year ago)
South Steward Eric Collins report

Greetings 18007 Members I would like to take this moment to provide you a few safety reminders and tips. Safety Reminders:· Be mindful of surrounding and conditions at all times. Crime is prevalent and shootings are on the rise. If you feel threatened or fearful of your surroundings, please contact

J.L. Carter (1 year ago)
Donato Iocco report

The “right-to-work law” is a misnomer.  Every person has the right to work.  Work brings dignity to the human condition.  In regions of the country where jobs are not plentiful there is a moral and economic depression.  We see it in some of the neighborhoods that we work in, on

J.L. Carter (1 year ago)
Steward Jose Reyes report

Hello brothers and sisters         I would like to congratulate the transportation dept. No injuries for more than a year. Great job guys working safely.  Also I would like to congratulate Al Jacobs on his retirement. Ladies and Gentlemen please remember our procedures at all times especially

J.L. Carter (1 year ago)
Central Shop Update : Pete Jones

Hello Union Brothers and Sisters Hope everyone had a great summer this year. Central shop had a crew leader safety shop meeting. There was lot of positive interaction with the crew leaders and management and several topics were discussed. We had three union brothers retire from our

J.L. Carter (1 year ago)