Snohomish County Labor Council
Minutes of the Meeting of August 22, 2012
The meeting was called to order by President Chapman at 6:00 PM. Trustee Randy Kurtz, WFSE 948, was appointed to the Vice PresidentŐs Chair. The flag salute and meeting purpose reading followed. Minutes of the previous meeting were approved as posted on the web site.
á AFSCME 109E: Sean Hare, Curtis Jasper, Beverly Riley, Judy Wahl
á AFSCME 113: Dan Packard
á IBEW 77: Nicole Reedy
á OPEIU 8: Tracy Hoffman, Jennifer Moore, John OŐKeefe
M/S/C to seat new delegates who were present. Nicole Reedy, IBEW 77 was sworn in.
Sec. Treas. Sells held a discussion with delegates regarding reasons for low voter participation in the primary. In addition, he discussed the Labor/Neighbor program briefly.
REPORTS OF UNIONS
Organizing Reports—No new reports
Contract Negotiations—No new reports
Other Local Activities—IBEW 89, Teresa Randall reported on attending the International IBEW WomenŐs Conference.
IBEW 191—Darrel McLaughlin reported on their upcoming picnic on September 9th in Mt. Vernon.
Darrel McLaughlin, IBEW 191 recruited for the Labor/Neighbor Walks and the phone banks.
GOOD OF THE COUNCIL
Patty Ceis, ATU 1576 reported on upcoming activity for the Labor Advisory Committee to United Way. They will be working on the Toys for Tots program. She asked delegates to sign up if they can place containers in their workplaces.
Darrel McLaughlin, IBEW 191, reported on a member who owned a farm in Eastern Washington selling fresh produce locally. He could be contacted at their hall.
Jim Smith, KSER 90.7 FM, Radio Labor Journal discussed the program and how unions can be involved. It was M/S/C to buy business cards for Jim Smith, the program director.
The meeting was adjourned at 6:46 PM
Mike Sells, Secretary-Treasurer
AFSCME 109: Polagaya McLaughlin
AFSCME 109S: No Delegate
AFSCME 1811JPD: No Delegate
AFSCME 1811JS: No Delegate
AFSCME 1811S: No Delegate
AFSCME 435: No Delegate
AFSCME 881: No Delegate
AFSCME 948: Randy Kurtz
AFSCME 1020: Eric Wiseman
AFSCME 2753: No Delegate
AFSCME 2964: No Delegate
AFT 772: Mike Sells
APWU 484: No Delegate
ATU 883: No Delegate
ATU 1576: Patty Ceis
GCIU 767M: No Delegate
IAFF 1984: No Delegate
IAFF 2694: No Delegate
IAM 751A: Scott Seeley
IBEW 77: Jackie Rae, Nicole Reedy
IBEW 89: Teresa Randall
IBEW 191: Darrell Chapman, Devyn Johanson, Darrel McLaughlin
IBT 174: No Delegate
IBT 763: No Delegate
IUOE 302: Rick Cunningham
IUPAT DC 5:
IW 86: No Delegate
LIUNA 292: Dan Christofferson
Pac NW Newspaper Guild: No Delegate
Plumbers and Pipefitters 26: No Delegate
PTE 17: Kathy Pierson
SEIU 6: No Delegate
SEIU 925: No Delegate
SEIU 1199NW: No Delegate
SMIU 66: No Delegate
UBC 70: Ed Triezenberg
UFCW 141, USNU: No Delegate
UniteHere: No Delegate
Wash Tech / CWA:
AFT 772: Kim Mead, Camlynn Tafa
IAM 130: Ron Harrell
IAM 751A: Jason Redrup
IBT 231: Leonard Kelley
SPEEA: Lynn Burow, James Gillan, Bob Rommel
UBC 70: Guy Johnson
Jim Smith, Radio Labor Journal