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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 (3 days ago)
Recording Secretary Ray Tischina Report

Brothers and Sisters, I recently attended the International Gas Conference for utility workers of America with delegates and representatives from across the nation. There were many breakout sessions throughout the day dealing with the current affairs of the gas industry, transportation, distribution and service. The main focus was the Union

Timothy Jaroch (2 weeks ago)
Trustee Jason Carter Report

Dear brothers and sister, The mid-term elections are coming upon us very quickly now and I encourage everyone to vote. If you look at the last time there were midterm elections, states like Wisconsin, Indiana and Michigan all voted in a politician who was not labor friendly. Let us not

Timothy Jaroch (2 weeks ago)
Urgent Message from the Business Manager

  From: De Wolfe, Gary D Mon 9/15/2014 4:02 PM To: Business Manager Richard Passarelli Subject: Official bulletin board postings Rick, this email is a follow-up to our conversation the other day regarding improper Local 18007 communication postings. We both know our understanding and practice requires all postings to be

Timothy Jaroch (2 weeks ago)
Trustee Luke Williams Report

Brothers and Sisters: I hope everyone had a safe and happy Labor Day. Now that it’s time to get back to our daily routine. I would like to talk to you about how important it is to get out to the polls this November. I have a seat on the

Timothy Jaroch (2 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 (11 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 (11 months 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 (12 months 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 (12 months 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 (12 months 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)