March 20, 2020

Eblast March 20, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATE: Union Hours of Operation and Activities Modified

In response to federal guidelines to halt the spread of the deadly COVID-19 virus, Local 8888 has modified the hours of operation at the union hall, beginning Monday, March 23, 2020. In an effort to continue to serve our members in the safest possible manner, Local 8888 officers, staff and reps will mostly work remotely and practice social distancing.

The Local 8888 office schedule through mid-April follows:

President Charles Spivey                                 Mondays and Wednesdays

Grievance Area                                                     Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays

(Call 757-247-5291, ext. 116)

Worker’s Compensation Committee          April 2nd & 16th

Pension & insurance Committee                 April 2nd & 16th

Dental Committee                                            April 2nd & 16th

Civil Rights Committee                                    April 3rd & 17th

*Hours for all committees – 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.

For General Information, Call (757) 247-5291 ext.115


The nominations and elections of delegates to the 2020 USW International Convention have been postponed and the March membership meeting tomorrow has been cancelled. The Voyager is still scheduled for regular distribution in April.

 Biggest Loser Contest Postponed Until May 11th