Building Tradesman News Letter

PLUMBERS & PIPEFITTERS LOCAL 333

September 26, 2014

October union meeting will be on October 22, 2014, 7:30pm, at the American Legion Post 54, 1125 E. Columbia, Battle Creek, MI. 49014, at 7:30pm

November’s union meeting will be held on November 19, 2014 at the Lansing Hall, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI. 48911 at 7:30pm

Local 333 will be accepting apprenticeship applications Monday, October 27, 2014 through Friday, October 31, 2014. Applications will be available at all three union halls from 8:00 am until noon and 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm each day. Those interested in applying must pick up the applications personally. Completed applications along with requested documentation must be returned within seven days.

Weld test scheduled for September 27, 2014, at the Lansing Training facility, 16180 National Parkway, Lansing, MI. 48906 at 8:00am

Weld test scheduled for November 1, 2014, in Jackson, 3101 Allied Dr. Jackson, MI. 49201 at 8:00am

Check it out the BLUE CROSS/BLUE SHIELD WEBSITE! www.bcbsm.com Click on the member tab. You will have to register if you’ve never used it before but once you do, you will have access to all kinds of great information including all your EOB’s. The website information has been expanding like crazy over the past year and keeps getting better. Be sure to take advantage of taking your health risk appraisal – you will get all kind of great feedback. Your initial log in will require BC/BS to send you a PIN number. Once you have that, you’re ready to access your information.

WE WILL NO LONGER BE EXCEPTING CASH FOR DUES PAYMENTS AT ANY OF OUR OFFICES AS OF OCTOBER 1, 2014. CHECKS, MONEY ORDERS, OR CREDIT CARDS ONLY.

Congratulations to Larry and Carol Finner who became proud grandparents of their fourth grandchild. Kira Marie Finner, was born to Josh and Amber on September 5, 2014, she weighed 9lbs1oz, and is 21 ½ inches long.

Know of anyone leaving town before the election or during election week?? Please make sure that person has their absentee ballot. Every vote counts! We will have a list of candidates that Local 333 has endorsed.

If you would like to make a donation to the Mark Schauer for Governor campaign here is the address: Mark Schauer for Governor, P.O. Box 100, Battle Creek, MI. 49016.

Please contact the Lansing office if you are interested in volunteering for the upcoming election. We need people to volunteer their time canvasing neighborhoods and working at the phone bank. This is a very important election, please help make a difference.