Local 517's next monthly union meeting will NOT be held on the first Wednesday of the month, as it conflicts with the ILWU International Conference. Instead we will be meeting:
Thursday, June 14
At the Maritime Labour Centre (1880 Triumph Street, Vancouver)
Dinner will be served at 5:00 PM, with the meeting being called to order at 5:15 PM
Per our By-Laws, the business of the Local shall be managed by the Executive subject to the approval of the active membership, governed by Robert's Rules of Order.
Top 5 reasons to attend:
You'll be better informed! Keep on top of the current happenings in your local union and your workplace.
Get engaged. You have the opportunity to ask questions and join in the dialogue regarding current events and ongoing business.
Have fun socializing and getting to know fellow members.
Free food! Dinner is provided at every meeting.
You can win $100 each month AND $500 each year! A $100 prize draw takes place at each monthly meeting, and if you attend four or more meetings in a year (September to August), you'll be entered to win the $500 grand prize! The more you attend, the more entries you get. Recent winners include: Sean Smith (May), Celia George April) and Raymond Tsow (March).
Call to Order
Membership Trustee Report
Report from ILWU Canada
Reading & Approval of previous meeting's minutes
Review & Approval of Correspondence Log
Nominations and Elections
Individual Incentive Bonus Program
Occupational Health and Safety Policy
Good and Welfare