CITRUS CENTER AREA LOCAL
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING MINUTES
APRIL 16, 2009
meeting was called to order by President Joe Paul at 7 PM in Lake Wales.
Lohr Tracy McKinney
Unfair Labor Practice with NLRB. We are losing 2 out of 4 ET positions, one machine
leaving in July. Also checking into custodial relief bids; management says they
cannot locate the bids.
on Tour 1 is getting a lot of questions from members. Everyone should know to
periodically check the bulletin boards as well as the website which is being updated frequently. There are also questions about OT.
Dees from Bartow said that the 204B is doing clerk work while excessing, PTF’s are getting 40 hrs a week, custodians
are doing lobby sweeps. Union will follow up.
Paul had RI-399 meeting. We disagree with the Mail Handlers on bulk mail breakdown/flats
jobs posted on 4-16, 7 jobs are non impacted.
custodian position has not been filled.
may get Zephyrhills machinery. We continue to have problems with Lakeland PM. 6 jobs in the Plant are under reversion.
haven has EEO problems; restructuring all jobs
are trying to work out date to have a meeting with the members and the Southern Regional Coordinator for the APWU once management
makes up their mind about the excessing situation.
Lohr moved to adopt the Officer’s reports. The motion was seconded and
Joe Paul and Vice President Linda Minix will be scheduling another steward training in the near future.
Lohr moved to accept the Committee report. The motion was seconded and adopted.
tabled until next meeting
Dees brought up the fact that mgmt is pulling him off the window and backfilling the position with a PTF.
Strickland won the door prize,
adjourned at 8:15 PM.