FROM THE DESK OF DAVID BERNSTEIN,
President, State of Florida Retirees
IMPORTANT INFORMATION CONCERNING NOMINATIONS AND ELECTION OF OFFICERS FOR THE STATE OF FLORIDA RETIREES AS WELL AS ANY BY-LAWS OR CONSTITUTIONAL CHANGES.
OFFICIAL NOTICE.. FOR ALL DUES PAYING RETIREES OF THE APWU “JACK GOSE” STATE OF FLORIDA CHAPTER regarding Nominations and Election of State Officers for the Term of Office From June 1, 2018 to May 31, of 2020. As per Article 6 of our Constitution and By-Laws, Nominations for the following 5 Positions shall be taken at our April 9, 2018 convention...followed by a secret ballot vote:
To be eligible for office you must have been a member in good standing for at least 3 months immediately preceding the nomination, as certified by the Treasurer of our State chapter. ELECTIONS shall take place at our April 9, 2018 convention meeting by secret ballot. An election committee will be appointed if needed. To be eligible to vote. You must be a member in good standing for at least 3 months immediately preceding the elections.
FOR ANY BY-LAW AND CONSTITUTIONAL CHANGES AND/OR PROPOSALS TO BE CONSIDERED... “they must be submitted in resolution form for membership consideration and voted upon provided such amendments are not inconsistent with the Constitution and By-laws of the APWU of Florida and the National APWU, AFL-CIO or with other rules and regulations established by the National APWU Retiree Department.” A CONSTITUTIONAL and BY-LAWS CHAIRPERSON, “RITA SMITH” of the Tampa Area Local 259 Retirees Chapter, has been appointed. Anyone wishing to submit one or more changes and/or proposals can do so by either e-mailing our Chairperson at APWURITA@gmail.com or mailed to my home address “ David Bernstein – 2616 S. Toronto Ave., Tampa, Florida 33629...either way TO BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN TUESDAY, MARCH 20, 2018
In Friendship & Union Solidarity,