27th Biennial (2022) Constitutional Convention

 

 

When:

May 17-18, 2022 - District Mtg/Training

May 19 -21, 2022 - Convention

Where:

Doubletree Hotel
4747 28th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
(616) 957-0100
Room Rate and Reservations: $130.00 per night (plus applicable taxes)

Click picture of Hotel to be directed to link for Hotel Booking under our group.
   
District Meeting Registration: $50.00
   

Convention Registration:

$100.00 (prior to April 30, 2022)

$125.00 (after May 1st)

Resolutions &
Officer Reports:
April 1, 2022
Need to be sent to Exec Secretary by deadline to be included in the Convention Book
How to Write a Resolution
PDF           Word
     
Covid Protocals: Masks and Social Distancing will be encouraged.  Clorox wipes, Hand Sanitizer, and Masks will be made available/provided. Waiver
(to be signed by each participant)
     
Area Information    

  
Class/Event (Itineary) Instructor / Provider (if known)
Monday, May 16, 2022    
  9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Convention - Audit of MPWU Finances  
  1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. Registration for District Meeting & Convention  
     
Tuesday, May 17, 2022    
  9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Small Office Issues Wendy Kempke
  9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Harassment and Hostile Working Enviorment James Stevenson
  1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. Registration for District Meeting & Convention  
  1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. New Steward Training Linda Turney & Curtis Wlaker
  1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Safety and Health Steve Vaughn
Wednesday, May 18, 2022    
  9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Discipline Curtis Walker / James Stevenston
       
  1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Convention Registration  
       
  1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. New Contract Q&A Breakouts  Linda Turney / Charlie Cash
  1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. New Contract Q&A Maintenance Craft Breakout Curtis Walker / Jason Treier
  1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. New Contract Q&A MVS Craft Breakout William Wright
       
  1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Constitutional Committee Meeting  
       
  6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. MPWU Executive Board meeting  
  6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. MPWU Retiree Chapter Board Meeting  
  6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hospitality Western Michigan & 480/481 Area Locals Hosting
       
Thursday, May 19, 2022    
  7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Registration for MPWU Convention  
  8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Registration for Retiree Convention  
  9:30 a.m. General - Open Session Posting of Colors, Benediction, and Speakers
    Itineary is listed in the Convention Book  
  1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. APWU Health Plan Seminar on new APWUHP/ UHC plan This is the new deemed Medicare Enhancement Plan being offered through APWU Health Plan and United Health Care.
  6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hospitality Western Michigan & 480/481 Area Locals Hosting
       
Friday, May 20, 2022    
       
  9:00 a.m. General Session  
  9:30 a.m. Retiree Convention  
  6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hospitality Western Michigan & 480/481 Area Locals Hosting
       
Saturday, May 21, 2022    
       
  9:00 a.m. General Session  
  9:30 a.m. Retiree E-Board Meeting  
  10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Caucusing  
  1:00 p.m. . Election of Officers, Convention City, Delegates  
  5:00 p.m. (or 30 minutes after adjournment of convention) MPWU Executive Board meeting  
       

All times listed are subject to change.  Due to training schedule with the instructors, classes may change.  Check with Registration at event for current class schedule.