Info Bulletin : 4-11-2022


NEXT PAID HOLIDAYS: Unit 1 OHAP: Good Friday, April 15th and the day after Easter, April 18th – Members must work Thursday April 14th, the day prior to the holiday, and Tuesday April 19th, the day after the holiday, to receive holiday pay, or have an excused absence for that day but you MUST work your next scheduled day. Unit 3 Leadec: Good Friday & Easter Monday - To be eligible for holiday pay the employee must work on the nearest scheduled workday, both preceding and following the holiday. Unit 4 Source Providers members do not have paid days off for Good Friday or Easter Monday. Unit 5 Detroit Chassis: Good Friday & Easter Monday - To be eligible for holiday pay the Employee must work on the nearest scheduled workday, both preceding and following the holiday.

THE 38TH U.A.W. CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION will convene in Detroit, Michigan July 25th through July 28th. An election for 4 (four) delegates 1 (one) alternate delegate to the 38th Constitutional Convention and for the unexpired three (3) year term of U.A.W. Local 2000 Treasurer will be held on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 from 12:00 PM noon until Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 12:00 PM noon (24 hours). Units 1 (OHAP), 2 (Nurses) and 3 (Leadec) will vote in the Thunderbird Room at Ohio Assembly Plant. UNITS 4 (Source Providers), 5 (Detroit Chassis) and retirees will vote at U.A.W. Local 2000 Union Hall. If necessary, a run-off election will be held at the same locations on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 from 12:00 PM noon until Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 12:00 PM noon (24 hours). No member shall be eligible for more than one (1) elective office per the local union by-laws. Official notices will be mailed soon.

DRAWING OF NUMBERS FOR CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION DELEGATES will be held on Tuesday, May 3rd at 4:30 PM at UAW Local 2000. If you cannot be here for the drawing of numbers, one will be drawn for you.

PROCEDURE FOR LIMITED ABSENTEE BALLOTING (per Article 10, Section 7(K)(1) of the UAW Local 2000 By-Laws): A member who will be away from the local union during the entire period of an election of Executive Board Officers or Convention Delegates, on a work assignment for their employer or on local union business, may apply for an absentee ballot by filing with the local union by mail, or in person, a signed statement that they will be away from their local union for the entire period of the election on a work assignment by his employer or on local union business. Such statement or request must be filed with the local union in sufficient time for the member to secure a ballot and re-deposit same with the local union prior to the start of the election.

RESOLUTIONS AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS: The firm deadline for Resolutions and Constitutional Amendments to be received at the union hall is Friday, May 13th at 5:00 PM. Resolution forms are on the back of this bulletin, they’re available at the local union hall and they’ll also be posted on our web site at as soon as possible.

LOCAL 2000 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THE ANNUAL LABOR DAY FAMILY CELEBRATION: This year’s event is already being planned for Sunday, September 4th. Volunteers are needed for setting up the day of the event, working the food line the day of the event and cleaning up the day after the event. The first 50 volunteers will receive a free commemorative t-shirt. If you are interested in volunteering for this year’s event, please contact Linda at the union hall at 440.934.3151, extension 1 to sign up (be sure to give your t-shirt size when you call). You can also see Linda at the hall if you’d like to donate $5 to the event and have your name published in the event program as a sponsor.

LORAIN COUNTY UAW-CAP will be meeting on Thursday, May 5th at 6:00 PM at UAW Local 2000.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING: Due to our regularly scheduled meeting falling on Mother’s Day, the membership approved moving the meeting to Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 2:30 PM at UAW Local 2000, 3151 Abbe Road in Sheffield Village.

Bill Samples, President / Herb Bennett, Chairperson Unit 1 / Melanie Meyer, Chairperson Unit 2

Linda Williams, Chairperson Unit 3 / Kenneth McNeil, Chairperson Unit 4 / Tony Rollison, Chairperson Unit



U.A.W. LOCAL 2000



This form must be returned to Local 2000 Union Hall, 3151 Abbe Road, Sheffield Village, Ohio 44054

no later than 5:00 PM on Friday, May 13, 2022.


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