Uniforum 506 Newsletter – June 2023 Edition
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September 25, 2023

Hello Members of Unifor Local 506:

This is Angela Davis, chair of the 2023 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 Vice President

The Local will be accepting nominations both by email and at the following September Sub-Local Union meetings:

  • Region 1 – Saint John Union meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 19th 5:30 PM at the Union Office, 1655 Manawagonish Road.
  • Region 2 – Moncton Unionmeeting scheduled forTuesday, September 26th 6 PM in the Tower Room at Botsford Street.
  • Region 3 – Fredericton union meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 19th 5:30 PM in the Devon Room at the Alison Blvd Work Centre.
  • Region 4 – A Pen, Bathurst, Campbellton, Edmundston, & Miramichi union meeting scheduled forSeptember 27th at 5:30 PM via conference call and members are asked to meet at the usual CO locations.

Members wishing to nominate anyone for the position of Local 506 Vice President via email, can send their nomination(s) to both union’s general mailbox (unionoffice@unifor506.ca) as well as to the individual(s) they are nominating.  The nominee will “Reply All” (to ensure both parties receive the response) as to whether they accept the nomination or not.  All nomination acceptances via email must be received by the Union Office no later than September 30th.

All nominees for the position of Local 506 Vice President are asked to forward their resumé to the Union office on or before September 30th, 2023.

The Election Committee will then meet on October 10, 2023 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 and an email will be sent to you with a 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, 2023.

In solidarity,

Angela Davis,
Unifor Local 506 Election Committee Chair