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Local 1989 Member Receives 30 Year Service Award

Congratulations to Local 1989 member James Cochrane on his 30 Year IAM Service Award! James works for Great Bend Industries. District Lodge 70 Business Representative Juice Bruner presented the award.

Volunteer Opportunities – Salvation Army

Please consider the volunteer opportunities for the 2020 Salvation Army’s Christmas/Angel Tree Program.  

Veterans Day – November 11, 2020

District 70 Office Closed on Veterans Day

Please Note: The District Lodge 70 offices will be closed in observance of Veterans Day on Wednesday, November 11, 2020.

2020 Spirit of Labor’s Volunteer Meeting Notice

If you are interested in volunteering in this year’s Spirit of Labor’s Angel Tree Program, please see the following meeting notice.

Spirit of Labor’s 2020 Angel Tree Program

Machinists Unite for the 2020 Holiday Season to help the children and families in our community. You can help, consider adopting a Salvation Army Angel this year!

Machinists Building an Early Vote Center for Sedgwick County

Please Note: The Machinists Building will be an “Early Vote Center” for Sedgwick County beginning on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, as seen below. Check dates and times.  

The Machinists Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and Addiction Services

We are here to help, if you or a family member need help, please call.

Support a Union-Made Halloween

We can help support our communities and good American union jobs by buying these union-made Halloween candies!

Local 839 – Out of Work Stamps

“Out of Work Stamp” information below:

District Lodge 70 Offices Closed Until Monday, October 19

The District Lodge 70 offices will be closed until Monday, October 19th for sterilization due to a positive COVID-19 case. The District meeting for Tuesday, October 13, 2020, has been canceled.

Other News of Interest


Machinists Union Integral in 737 Max Recertification, Safety Improvements

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has lifted the grounding of the 737 Max, clearing the way for airlines to begin scheduling flights in the upcoming months. The move comes after more than a year of the IAM partnering with the FAA and Congress to ensure the aircraft is safe to carry passengers again after its […]

TCU Joins with Rail Labor and Amtrak in Supporting the Railroad Employee Equality and Fairness Act

The current laws in place reduce the benefit amount available to those covered under railroad unemployment insurance. This act, if passed, will allow unemployed railroad workers to receive the same benefits as the general public. TCU supports the recent introduction of S. 4860, the Railroad Employee Equality and Fairness Act, which would undo harmful, ongoing […]

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