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General Membership Meeting

Local 1857
General Membership Meeting

Friday, April 26th — KCLS Service Center
Food at 6:30pm, business meeting 7:00pm


Come find out more about how to make our union stronger and ways to talk about union successes with your co-workers.

Voting for representatives to go to the Council 2 Convention in Tulalip, WA on August 1-3, 2019.

Ballots being placed in ballot box

2018-2019 Officer Elections

The following positions will be open for nominations at the November 2nd General Membership Meeting:

  • Vice President (two-year term)
  • Secretary (two-year term)
  • Librarian-at-large (one-year-term)
  • LTA/LA-at-large (one-year-term)
  • PSA-at-large (one-year-term)
  • Page-at-large Position 1 (one-year-term)
  • Page-at-large Position 2 (one-year-term)
  • Maintenance Worker-at-large (one-year-term)
  • All Other Classifications-at-large (one-year-term)
  • Trustee (three-year term)

Nominations can be made at the November 2nd General Membership meeting at Service Center, or by contacting Election Committee Chair Elaine Ang at

Elections will take place by US Mail during the month of November.
For more information about the open positions, see below:

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Union Leave Bank Hours Needed

you_are_the_unionDonate some of your vacation hours to our Local 1857 Union Leave Bank in October! These hours make sure our dedicated officers and union stewards are fairly compensated for the time they put in for the benefit of all. As an incentive for this important Union resource, each one hour donation to the Union Leave Bank  will earn an entry to be  put in a drawing for one of three prizes. The first prize will be a $25 Starbucks Gift Card plus Union swag, the second prize will be a $15 Starbucks Gift Card plus Union Swag, and the third prize will be a $10 Starbucks gift card plus Union swag. Talk to your Union Stewards for more information.

Print out the Union Leave Bank transfer form here.