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The Powertrain Recreation Committee has purchased 4 season ticket packages for the upcoming 2019 Toledo Mudhens season (4 seats to each game).  Tickets can be purchased in pairs of 2 or 4 and are a

The 46th Annual Bowling Tournament will be held March 15th-17th and March 22nd-24th at Jug's Bowling Center in Toledo, OH.  Cost is $20.00 per entry.

Bob W. Sykes, Financial Secretary-Treasurer (1973-2007) UAW Local 14

The UAW Financial Officers’ Conference will be held Sunday, March 24 through Friday, March 29, 2019, at the Buena Vista Palace Hotel in Orlando, Florida. This conference is for local union presidents, financial secretaries/treasurers, trustees and recording secretaries.

UAW Navistar members have voted to ratify a new six-year contract. The UAW negotiating team secured significant economic and benefit improvements including the elimination of all tiered wages, profit sharing, pension plan improvements, and a “no closing agreement” which includes language to retain the contract if the company is sold or merged.

The agreement covers Navistar Local 6 and 2293 in Melrose Park; Local 472 in Atlanta; Local 119 in Dallas; Local 1872 in York, PA and Local 402 and 658 in Springfield, Ohio.

Last week was a bad week for autoworkers and the future of our domestic industry. On Nov. 26, General Motors (GM) announced its decision to halt production at the Lordstown, Ohio, and Hamtramck, Mich., assembly plants, idling thousands of workers.

Last Friday, President Trump signed the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), with promises that it would stop companies from closing U.S. factories and opening new ones in low-wage countries like Mexico...

In a special episode, AFL-CIO's Julie and Tim discuss plant closures at General Motors with longtime autoworker Brad Markell.

Monday, the UAW lodged a formal objection opposing GM's plan to close four American auto plants in 2019. The complaint objected to GM's unilateral decision on the future of those facilities, without the agreement of the UAW, required by the 2015 National Agreement.

Local 14 has put together lists of programs to help our members who have been laid off from the Toledo Transmission Plant.  There is a resource guide for Lucas County Ohio.  A website and list of available programs in Monroe County Michigan.  A flyer is also available with Feed your Neighbor sites. Also, If anyone is in need of assistance, you may contact the United Way of Greater Toledo Labor Liaison AFL CIO Community Services.  Labor Line: 419-254-4750. or access the website below.

www.monroecountyop.org