Nominations to the 40th United Association General Convention

Nominations to the 40th United Association General Convention
San Diego, California, August 22-27, 2021

UA Local 488 has been directed by the General President to conduct Nominations and Election of Convention Delegates using the Alternative Procedure for Nominations. A full explanation of that procedure has been mailed to you. A telephone conference has been arranged for January 12, 2021 at which time the President and the Elections Committee will be available to answer questions.


Alternative Procedure

The Alternative Procedure directs the local union to host an informational meeting, and then to receive nominations via email or regular mail. A nomination form has been provided for your convenience. Nominations close Jan 15, 2021 at 9 PM MST.

For members wishing to nominate a Brother or Sister, or themselves and do not own a computer, the forms are available in the foyer of the Union Hall from Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. until Friday, January 15th, 2021. The forms cannot be dropped in our bins, they must be mailed, emailed or faxed.

Telephone Conference, January 12, 2021

Information will be posted on the website in early January.

Travel to the USA and return to Canada

Currently, travel to and from Canada is volatile. Should you be elected to attend, the General President has offered three possible variations to the Convention. Regardless of which version of Convention is decided upon, all current Canadian and Provincial travel rules and Health Directives, including any required quarantine will be in effect.

Return of Nominations

Mail: Elections Committee, 16214 118 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB, T5V 1M6

Email:    OR

FAX: 780 452 1291