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2019 Grievance Committee Election Results

December 12, 2019 Craig Vanderhoof 0

December 12, 2019

The election results for the Fleet Service and Maintenance & Related Grievance Committees are now in.

Congratulations to all those members elected and reelected in todays elections and Thank You to all of our Grievance Committee members for the last two years of outstanding service to our membership.

Results Below:

District 141 – Fleet Service:

Chair- John Wilkinson

Daryl Current

Mike Knoble 


District 142 – Mechanic & Related: 

Chair- Kenny Geis

Joe Behan

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2019 IAM Transportation Conference Delegates

December 15, 2018 Helena Thornton 0

The election for delegates to the 2019 IAM Transportation Conference was held during the regular business meeting on December 13th, 2018. 

The delegates that will represent Victory Lodge 1725 from district 142 will be: Maureen Kelly, Ken Coley and Mark Heim. 

There will be a run off election on January 10th, 2019, during the business meeting only, for District Lodge 141, for the 3rd delegate. The two confirmed delegates are Mike Knoble and Daryl Current. The run-off election delegates will be Yolanda Amos, Lisa Leathers and John “Rampthing” Wilkinson. … Read More...

Executive Board Election Results

December 13, 2018 Admin 0

12/13/2018

Victory Lodge 1725 held the election for Executive Board positions Thursday, December 13th, 2018. The winners are below. 

Thank you to all our dedicated members who came out to the lodge, many on their day off from work, to vote in this important election. A very special Thank You to all outgoing officers for your dedicated service to our lodge. 

To all the winners: Congratulations! We look forward to working with you in this next chapter of Victory Lodge 1725.

President: Craig Vanderhoof

Vice President: Joe Behan

Treasurer: Gary Winchester

Recording Secretary: Helena Thornton

Trustees: Chris Johnson, Kenny Geis, … Read More...

Reminder: Local Lodge Officer Elections are Dec 13th, 6am – 6pm!

December 12, 2018 Admin 0

Mark your calendars and don’t forget to go to the Local Lodge and vote for your new Officers. Voting will open at 6 A.M. and close at 6 P.M. 

3727 Rose Lake Dr  Charlotte, NC 

Don’t forget to bring a non-perishable canned food item or monetary donation for the children of Renaissance West STEAM Academy for help over their Winter Break. Your donation is greatly appreciated!

Also as a reminder some of our candidates have posted bios on this page: https://vl1725.org/campaign-bios/ which can be found as a drop down on the main menu under “Officers and Staff” … Read More...

Campaign Posters/Bios are now online!

December 5, 2018 Admin 0

Some of our candidates for the Executive Board Elections have submitted campaign posters! All these posters will be on display on this website until after the election. New posters will be added as they are received. 

Please check out the posters on the Campaign Bios page and note that this page is also accessible as a drop down menu item under the Officers and Staff menu item at the top of the page. 

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Local Lodge 1725 Officer Elections Dec 13th, 6am – 6pm

November 26, 2018 Admin 0

Mark your calendars and don’t forget to go to the Local Lodge and vote for your new Officers. Voting will open at 6 A.M. and close at 6 P.M. 

3727 Rose Lake Dr  Charlotte, NC 

Don’t forget to bring a non-perishable canned food item or monetary donation for the children of Renaissance West STEAM Academy for help over their Winter Break. Your donation is greatly appreciated!

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Local Lodge Officer Elections & Sample Ballot

November 12, 2018 Admin 0

Local Lodge Officer Elections will be held on:

December 13, 2018 6am-6pm @ 3727 Rose Lake Dr. Suite 103 

Candidate Meeting:

Thursday on 11/15 (2 meetings) 12-1pm & 3-4pm. If any candidate is unable to attend please call Recording Secretary Helena Thornton at: 757.329.5335.

Please see the attached Sample Ballot below so as to familiarize yourself with the candidates. 

(Click on the image below to see the full-size PDF)

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Get out the vote day with CWA!

November 2, 2018 Admin 0

Saturday Nov. 3, we will talk to union members around the area to get out the vote for the mid-term election and our endorsed candidates! Local candidates will join us in the morning to discuss their races.

Location: CWA 3603
5108 Monroe Rd # B, Charlotte, NC 28205

Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Questions: Sebastian Feculak, AFL-CIO 

704-999-0429 // sebastian@aflcionc.org

Harold Black, CWA 3603

828-217-4511 // hblackcwa@gmail.com

RSVP: Call or Email Sebastian Feculak or Harold Black 

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Labor Walk 2018

October 16, 2018 Maureen Kelly 0

Labor Walk 2018

AFL-CIO

SPCLC

Southern Piedmont Central Labor Council

Our mission is to build an independent political power for working people by driving a pro-worker legislative agenda, electing pro-worker candidates including our own members to office, holding elected officials accountable, and winning policies on all levels to help working people.

To achieve our goal the “we” must be all of us. If all of us work together, we can build a movement that is constantly growing and full inclusive.

  • We must increase affiliate participation in our political program so that we move more union members to vote and support
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