NOTICE FROM LOCAL 36 RE COVID-19

March 16, 2020

Due to the national emergency declared over COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak, and after careful consideration, Local Union No. 36 has decided to restrict access to only essential foot traffic in our Union Offices, Training Schools, and Local 36 Health & Welfare Fund Offices. This means that effective Monday, March 16, 2020, and until further notice, walk-in visits will not be permitted without an appointment.

In the event you need assistance, you are always welcome to contact us via Phone or Email

St. Louis Union Office..................................... 314-371-2800 Ext. 610...... [email protected]

St. Louis Training School................................. 314-371-2800 Ext. 611...... [email protected]

St. Louis Bus Rep of the Day: ........................ 314-371-2800 Ext. 126...... [email protected]

St. Louis Health & Welfare Fund Office: ........ 314-371-2800 Ext. 612...... Email addresses available Online at smw36benefits.org

Central MO Union Office & School................. 573-642-1833

Southwest MO Union Office & School ........... 417-865-4210

Arkansas Union Office & School .................... 501-372-5150

Officers: by Email, phone or text

Ray Reasons II       President/Business Manager.. ............................. [email protected].................. (314) 560-8221

Jeremy Snyder        Financial Secretary/Treasurer. ............................. [email protected].................... (314) 565-2242

Matt Lampe             Business Rep - St. Louis City/County, South......... [email protected]................... (314) 285-2625

Chris Brunnert         Business Rep - Northeast MO ............................. [email protected]................. (636) 383-1528

Tom Leonard           Business Rep - Southeast MO ............................. [email protected].................. (314) 520-3159

Ted Ramsdell          Business Rep - St. Louis City/County, North.......... [email protected]................. (314) 277-6092

Kris Harmon            Business Rep - Central MO, Southwest MO.......... [email protected].................. (573) 821-8733

Danny Graves         Business Rep - Arkansas....... ............................. [email protected].................. (501) 326-4777

Ed Hoganson          Director of Marketing - St. Louis........................... [email protected].............. (314) 608-4828

Jacob Crismon        Director of Marketing - Central MO....................... [email protected].................. (573) 353-0212

Brent Russell          Director of Marketing - Southwest MO................... [email protected]................... (417) 459-0275

FOR MEMBERS:

Meetings Cancelled:  Please Note: Executive Board will continue to meet and conduct union business as scheduled.

March 16 Label Trades Meeting

March 17 Southwest MO monthly Meeting

March 23 - Apprentice Raise Meeting

March 24 St. Louis Regular Union Meeting, VPF Meeting

March 25 Central MO Monthly Meeting

March 31 St. Louis Mandatory Apprentice Meeting (Will be re-scheduled at a later date)

April 7 Arkansas monthly Meeting

April 14 Stewards Meeting

Training School Classes - Effective immediately:

All day and evening classes at the training school are cancelled, and will be re-scheduled.

Events:

Bass Classic Tinner’s Tournament - Cancelled and Boat Registration fees will be refunded asap.

Retiree’s Monday morning Tool Tray fab - Cancelled until further notice.

Dues payments:

Until further notice, we will not be accepting In-Person Dues payments. Please call the Union Office to pay over the phone with credit or debit card, login to Union Fusion to pay with credit or debit card, or send a check via US Mail. Card fees have been temporarily suspended to accommodate this unforeseen circumstance. St. Louis members who need to pay in cash, please place your payment IN AN ENVELOPE WITH REMITTANCE SLIP and drop in the Mail Slot located on the rear of the building.

Out of Work List:

Until further notice, we request that anyone signing the Out of Work List for the first time or re-registering on the list, please do so via Email or Text to your Business Rep. Additionally, you may view the OOWL online via UnionFusion.

Local 36 Online access:

If you need assistance creating an online UnionFusion account, please call 314-371-2800 and ask for the UnionFusion website administrator.

If you need assistance creating an online SMW36Benefits account, please call 314-652-8175 and ask for the Benefits website administrator.

Thank you for your patience as we navigate through this uncharted territory. On behalf of all Local 36 leadership, I wish you and your family good health and wellness during this challenging time.

Fraternally,

Ray D. Reasons II

President/Business Manager