USW Local 1-689



Phillip Bradshaw, 66, Minford (Process Operator)
Carl Wicker, 78, South Webster 
Gary Dean Truman, Sr., 66, Wheelersburg (Maintenance)
Tom Lundy, 70, Jackson

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A Membership Meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. at the Comfort Inn in Piketon.  The agenda will be reading of Officer reports on grievances and other important issues, conclusion of the election, and instillation of new Officers.

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Please click below for the results of the election:

2021 Local Union Election Results

The Election Committee will be picking up the ballots from the Piketon post office at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 28, 2021.  After the ballots are picked up, the tally will now be conducted at the Comfort Inn, Piketon, OH.  Observers must wear identification, follow all campaigning and COVID guidelines and restrictions, and must not interfere with the Election Committee/Tellers' duties.  Please contact the Election Committee with any questions or concerns.

Please click below for a printable version of the latest Election Manual.  Rules for observers can be found on pages 41 and 42.

Election Manual

The following will serve as the Election Committee and Tellers:

Election Committee

Kyle McCain (FBP), Chairman           [email protected]                         740-357-2818
Jeff Strange (BHI)                              [email protected]
Mike Cool (MCS)                                [email protected]
Angela Crabtree (PMA)                      [email protected]
Tonia Brown (FBP)                             [email protected]
Amanda Queen (FBP P&T)  Alternate


Shannon Murphy (MCS)
Beverly Mehaffey (FBP)
Doug McLaughlin (FBP)
Frank Laxton (FBP)
Amanda Queen (FBP P&T Unit)
Kathy Mershon (PMA)

The nomination and election notice has been mailed to all members on February 18, 2021.  Please contact the Union Hall if you do not receive this notice.  (Click on picture to read more)


Nominations must be in writing and signed by the nominator.  They must be mailed to the Union Hall or delivered in person to the Recording Secretary at the Union Hall at 2288 Wakefield Mound Road in Piketon.  A nomination form can be found below, although it is not necessary to use this form.  The deadline for nominations is March 9, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. The address for mailing nominations is as follows:

USW Local 1-689
C/O Recording Secretary
P.O. Box 430
Piketon, OH  45661


The election will be conducted by mail-in ballot only.  Ballots must be returned by 9:00 a.m. on April 28, 2021 and per the instructions that will be mailed with the ballots by the Election Committee.  Names of the Election Committee and Tellers can be found below.

Please find the Nomination/Election Notice, Nomination Form, and Election Committee recommendations below:

Nomination and Election Notice

Nomination Form

Election Committee and Tellers

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