Monthly Archives: August 2018

Local 83 Election 2018 Results!


The following are the results of both the nominations from Aug 13th, and the election yesterday Aug 21st.

Please welcome your new Local 83 Executives,

Delegate #1/President : Shane Butler

Delegate #2/Vice President : Tony MacDougall

Delegate #3/Recording Secretary : Chris Rhodes

Delegate #4/Financial Secretary : Scott Keeping

Delegate #5/Treasurer : Jason Cook

Delegate #6/Trustee #1 : Bruce Chaulk

Delegate #7/Trustee #2 : James Casey

Delegate #8/Trustee #3 : Bernie Arsenault

Delegate #9/Conductor : Cliff Frank

Delegate #10/Warden : Peter Hicks

Thank you to all the members that participated in our election.

Local 83 Voting Notice

ALL Local 83 members who will be voting in the upcoming election  are reminded that they must bring a Government  Issued photo ID or a UBC photo ID to the polling stations 
On behalf of the Election Committee 
Darrell Melvin

Local 83 Election 2018

August 15, 2018


The following are the results of the nomination meeting held on August 13, 2018 for Local 83 Executive/Delegates to the Atlantic Canada Regional Council.

The election will take place on August 21st, 2018 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the following locations:

* Union Hall, 1000 Sackville Drive, Lower Sackville NS

* Union Hall, Beaufort Avenue, Stellarton NS

* Rodd Inn Yarmouth NS

* Super8 Motel, 63 Cole Drive Windsor NS

All members are encouraged to come out and vote!


Position Nominees

Delegate #1/President :

–  Colin Keeping

–  Shane Butler

Delegate #2/Vice President :

–  Derek Gladney

–  Tony MacDougal

Delegate #3/Recording Secretary :

–  Chris Rhodes

–  James Dobrowolski

–  Joe Aitkens

Delegate #5/Treasurer :

–  Jason Cook

–  Troy Turnbull

Delegate #6/Trustee #1 :

–  Bruce Chaulk

–  Ted Rusbton

Delegate #7 /Trustee #2 :

–  Eric Daley

–  James Casey

–  Rob Watt

–  Scott Ferguson


The following positions were not contested:

Delegate #4/Financial Secretary : Scott Keeping

Delegate #8/Trustee #3 : Bernie Arsenault

Delegate #9/Conductor : Cliff Frank

Delegate #10/Warden : Peter Hicks

Candidates wishing to view the membership list are asked to contact Jeff Richarson 902 759 1922 in the New Glasgow Stellarton area and Scott Keeping 902 430 6882 in the Sackville area


Darrell Melvin Committee Chair

Two Members Lost In Shooting This Morning

The Atlantic Canada Regional Council of Carpenters, Millwrights and Allied Workers is grieving the loss of two of our members on the job this morning.

This mornings shooting in Fredericton claimed the lives of two members of UBC Local 911. Please take a moment to say a prayer for these fallen first responders.