From the Desk of the President (October, 2003)
Moore is my guest columnist this month as she had some very
on-target thoughts to share which I felt trumped anything I
could write this month.
there are a few items of interest to Local 34 that I want to
election was held at the September 17, 2003 Executive Board
meeting to fill the vacant Para-professional Executive Board
Member-at-Large seat. John Bowman won that election and was sworn in
at the meeting. Please join me in welcoming Brother Bowman to the
E-Board and thank him for the efforts he will expend on our
Nelson resigned from the Recording Secretary position and
David Heins has resigned from his Central Labor Union
delegate position. The E-Board voted to hold a special
election at the October 15, 2003 E-Board meeting to fill
those positions as well as the CLUC delegate position which
became vacant when Nancy Fleming-Norton retired.
So, if you have an interest in serving the Local in
any of the above capacities, please contact me at 348-0266
or by e-mail by no later than Monday,
October 13, 2003 to put your name forward.
We have completed the health insurance review and the Labor-Management Health Care Committee is recommending that the County Board approve the proposals from Health Partners and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. If you would like more information about rates, etc., please contact me, Dennis Miller or Andrea Lennox.
are moving slowly. Since things will change before this
newsletter is at your desk, please check our web site for