Unifor Canadian Council 2018
September 12, 2018
October Sub-Local Union Meetings
October 4, 2018

October 2, 2018

Hello Members of Unifor Local 506:

This is Alain Boudreau, chair of the October 2018 Election Committee. This is an update regarding the election for Unifor Local 506 Secretary Treasurer.

At the September sub-local union meetings there were two nominations for the role of Secretary Treasurer; however, one of the nominees declined. The other nominee, Carlos Vicente, accepted the nomination at the Sept 18th Region 1 Saint John union meeting.

The Election Committee has reviewed the nominee’s résumé and is pleased to announce that by acclamation Carlos Vicente will assume the role of Secretary Treasurer. Carlos will be sworn in at the December Executive Board meeting.

Thank you and have a great day!

In solidarity,
Alain Boudreau,
Committee Chair


Hello Members of Unifor Local 506:

This is Alain Boudreau, chair of the 2018 Election Committee with an update for members regarding the upcoming election this fall. Local 506 will be accepting nominations for the following position:

Unifor Local 506 Secretary Treasurer with the term of office ending in 2021.

Nominations will be made at the September Sub-Local meetings as follows:

• Region 1 – Saint John Union meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 18th 5:30 pm at the Union Office, 580 Main Street/Hilyard Place Building B, Suite 202.

• Region 2 – Moncton Union meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 11th 7 pm at the Botsford Street location in the Tower Room.

• Region 3 – Fredericton Union meeting scheduled for Monday, September 10th 5:30 pm at the Ramada, 480 Riverside Drive in the Majestic Room.

• Region 3 – Woodstock Union meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 11th 5:30 pm at the Woodstock CO on Chapel Street.

• Region 4 – A Pen, Bathurst, Campbellton, Edmundston, Doaktown & Miramichi Union meeting scheduled for Wednesday, September 19th at 5:30 pm via conference call and members are asked to meet at the usual CO locations.

All nominees are asked to forward their resume to the Union office on or before September 30th, 2018.

The Election Committee will then meet on October 2, 2018 to perform its duties as per Article 8, Section 8.01 of the Unifor Local 506 By-laws. If an election period is required, the Election Committee will declare it to be from October 15th to October 31st with the online polls open for voting for that two-week time period.

An email will be sent to you shortly with a user name and password that you will need in order to submit your vote online.

As usual, this election will be conducted online and the results will be announced on November 1, 2018.

In solidarity,
Alain Boudreau,
Unifor Local 506 Election Committee Chair

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