? Election Timeline
August 23, 2017 ? Pre –Election conference (Telephonic).
? August 28, 2017 – Notice of Nomination Posting at France Perkins (FPB), MSHA site,
BLS site, and Patriots Plaza II. The notice will also be emailed to Local 12 members as well as posted on Local 12’s website. All of the pertinent nomination information regarding nominations will be contained on the notice.
? September 13, 2017 – Nomination Meeting. The meeting will be held at FPB from 12:00pm to 1:00pm. The room number will be listed in the nomination notice. Nominations can made on the floor or in writing. All nominations received in writing will be read aloud at the meeting.
? September 14 – 19, 2017 – Determine nominee eligibility using AFGE and Local 12 resources. All viable candidates will be contacted by the election committee to accept or decline the nomination.
? September 27, 2017 – Candidates conference call. During this call the rules and mechanics of the election will be discussed again. Candidates will be able to ask questions in regards to the election.
? September 27, 2017 – Mailing of election notice. The election notice will be mailed to all Local 12 members at their last known home address. This task will be performed by True Ballot, which is the company hired by the union to conduct the election, and supervised by the election committee. The notice will also be posted at FPB, BLS, MSHA, and Patriots Plaza II as well as posted on the union’s website. The notice will also be emailed to Local 12 members.
? October 18, 2017 – Election Day. There will be polling sites at FPB, MSHA, BLS, Patriots Plaza II work sites. The polls will be open from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. An election committee member and a Ture Ballot representative will be at each polling site to officiate the vote. The tally of the ballots will occur immediately after the polls close. Information regarding the location of the will be at the FPB Polling location room number still being determined. This information will be relayed to candidates and observers prior to election day.
? October 19, 2017 – The results of the election will be announced to all Local 12 members by posting the results at FPB, BLS, MSHA, and Patriots Plaza worksite. The results will also be posted on Local 12’s website.
? October 25, 2017 – Should there be a need for a runoff election; it will be scheduled on this day. All of the information regarding the runoff election will be contained in the election notice.
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