Local 24 Elections - Thursday, September 4, 2014 2:00 p.m.
Posted Friday, August 29, 2014
The Union will conduct its secret ballot General Election on Thursday, September 4, 2014 at our Hall. The Union Hall is located at 901 Montgomery St, Laurel, Maryland. The polls will be open from 2 pm to 5:30 pm. Elections will be held in accordance with the Constitution and By-Laws of the International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers Article XX and Article VIII of the Local Autonomy provisions. In the event that a run-off becomes necessary, the run-off will be held at our October Union Meeting.
In order to be eligible to vote, every Mechanic must be in good standing with the Union and must have his or her dues paid up through the month of June, 2014. Reminder letters, suspension letters, and lapse letters will be mailed out prior to Election Day. Any member wishing to vote may pay his or her delinquent dues at any time prior to receiving a ballot.
Members may apply in person for an absentee ballot within the 10 day period prior to election day. Any member receiving an in person absentee ballot must vote at the Union Hall immediately after receiving the ballot. In person absentee ballot voting will be cut off at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, September 3, 2014.
At the August 7, 2014 Union Meeting, the following nominations were made:
President: (3 yr. term)
· Brian Cavey
· Terry Richter
Executive Board: 2 openings, 2 year term each (unopposed)
· Roberto Diaz
· Cody Pugh
Recording Secretary - finish term ending 2015 (unopposed)
· Paul Tolson
Medical Trustee: 1 opening, 3 year term
· Brian Cavey
· Mike Moneymaker
Pension Trustee: 1 opening, 3 year term
· Lino Cressotti
· Rene Lazo