CUPE Local 966 is putting out a call for interest for 7 members of the Election Committee for the upcoming elections in November 2020. The 7 members will be appointed by the President; Salil Arya, as per our Local Bylaws. If you are interested in becoming an Election Committee member you must put your name forward by emailing the Recording Secretary no later than September 18th, 2020. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org and provide your full name, cell number and work location. If you intend on running for any CUPE Local 966 Officer position you should not submit your name.
NOMINATION, ELECTION, AND INSTALLATION OF OFFICERS
2. At a general membership meeting, at least one (1) month prior to Election Day, the President will, subject to the approval of the members’ present, appoint an Elections Committee consisting of a Returning Officer and assistant(s). The Committee will include members of the Local Union who are neither Officers nor candidates for office. The Committee shall have full responsibility for voting arrangements and shall treat information submitted to it in connection with its responsibilities as confidential.