|August 24, 2022
Dear Southwest Coastal Area Local Retiree Chapter Member:
This letter is to update you regarding your retiree chapter.
We hope all of you are doing well and enjoying your retirement years. I was fortunate to celebrate my nineteenth year of retirement on July 1, 2022.
We currently have 221 members. We normally meet four times a year. The meeting location is Denny’s located at the corner of Tustin and Lincoln in the city of Orange, Denny’s1695 E Lincoln Ave, Orange, CA 92865. The next scheduled meeting for the SWCAL Retiree Chapter will be Wednesday, October 19, 2022, at 11 AM.
National APWU elections are happening. Ballots will be mailed during the period of September 10 through September 15 of an election year. During this voting cycle, you will have an opportunity to vote for the National President, Legislative/Political Director, Human Relations Director, and Retiree Director.
Your Retiree Chapter met on Wednesday, August 24, 2022, and reviewed the candidates for four positions and endorsed four people.
All retiree chapter members are encouraged to vote.
The Southwest Coastal Area Local Retiree Chapter officers’ nomination of officers and election will occur in January of 2023. We will vote for President, Treasurer, and three Trustees.
Retiree Chapter Meeting – Denny’s located at 1695 E Lincoln Ave, Orange, CA 92865. The meeting starts at 11 AM on Wednesday, January 18, 2023.
We wish all of you a happy holiday season.
August 24, 2022, Southwest Coastal Area Local Retiree Chapter Endorsements
Retirees ($36.00 Department Members) will have the opportunity to vote for the following officers: President, Legislative/Political Director, Human Relations Director, and the Retiree Department Director.
Ballots will be mailed during the period of September 10 through September 15 of an election year.
Every retiree is encouraged to vote in the 2022 National APWU Elections.
2022 SWCAL Retiree Chapter Endorsement Completed at Retiree Meeting on 8/24/2022.
John L. Marcotte, Gaylord Local (MI)
Thomas Benson, Lake Geauga Area Local (OH)
Human Relations Director
Daleo Freeman (I), William H. Burrus, Cleveland Area Local, #72 (OH)
Nancy E. Olumekor (I), Nation’s Capital Southern MD Area Local (MD)
** Western Region Retiree National Delegate Dr. Pat Williams was unopposed and therefore elected. Her home Retirement Chapter is Greater Los Angeles Retiree Chapter.