2021 Election of Local Union Officers and Unit Officials

February 9, 2021 - The 2021 USW Local 1944 Election of Local Union Officers and Unit Officials will be held on Thursday April 22, from 5:00 am to 8:00 pm (Pacific Time), by electronic ballot.

Nominations for Local Union Officers and Unit Officials will take place at Units’ Q1 meetings, which are being held virtually from March 1 to March 16. Additionally, for this election only, members have the option to mail to the Local Secretary-Treasurer their nomination of either themselves or another member, for any positions up for election. Such mailed nominations must be received by the Burnaby Local Office by end of day, March 19.

Such written nominations are to be mailed to:

USW Local 1944
5261 Lane Street
Burnaby, British Columbia,
Canada, V5H 4A6

The positions that are up for nomination and election will be listed on your Unit’s Meeting Notice.

As per the Local Union Elections Manual, three Election Tellers have been unanimously approved by the Executive Board to monitor that the elections conform to USW regulations

These Tellers are:

Stacey Sherback – Unit 60
Ron Macaraeg – Unit 502
Vickie Blackburn – Unit 601

The Tellers can be reached at [email protected]. In addition, the election will be overseen by USW Local 1944 Administrator Omero Landi.

For the information of any member, and especially any potential candidate for office, please read the Election Guidelines document prepared by the International. Adherence to these standard election regulations is mandatory. 

In Solidarity,

USW Local 1944