President's Report from the Spring/Summer 2008 Newsletter

OFFICE ITEM ARTICLE STEWARD NBA/Step 3 Advocate
Norristown Pre-Arb Decision 16 Venus Jenkins Jeff Kehlert
Collegeville Pre-Arb Decision 7, 8 Bill Paris Bob Romanowski
Media Pre-Arb Decision 8 Lindamarie Peabody John Jackson
Essington Resolved 7-Day Suspension 16 Joanne Brown (Step 2)
Clifton Heights Resolved Mystery Shopper 28 Joanne Brown (Step 1)
Drexel Hill Resolved Work Standards 34 Joanne Brown (Step 1)
Drexel Hill Resolved Letter of Warning 16 Joanne Brown (Step 2)
Essington Appeal to Arbitration 16 Carol Ann Santosusso  
Clifton Heights Resolved Discipline 16 Carol Ann Santosusso (Step 2)
Lansdowne Appeal to Arbitration Max 7 Joanne Brown  
Collegeville Appeal to Arbitration Max 7 Rich Brown  
Collegeville Appeal to Arbitration Max 7 Rich Brown  
Holmes 1.6b Arbitration Hearing Reschedule July Carol Ann Santosusso Jeff Kehlert, Mike Gallagher
Chaddsford 1.6b Arbitration Hearing April 29 Carol Ann Santosusso Jeff Kehlert, Mike Gallagher
Edgemont 1.6b Arbitration Hearing June 17 Carol Ann Santosusso Jeff Kehlert, Mike Gallagher
Furlong 1.6b Arbitration Hearing June 24 Carol Ann Santosusso Jeff Kehlert, Mike Gallagher
Sharon Hill 1.6b Arbitration Hearing May 21 Fred Heller, Carol Ann Jeff Kehlert, Mike Gallagher
Chester Removals (3)   Allen Haley Allen Haley, Lindamarie
Concordville 1.6b Arbitration Hearing   Tom Bertrando Jeff Kehlert, Carol Ann
Collegeville Pre-Arb Settlement 7 ($250 Cross Craft) Bill Paris John Jackson
Collegeville Pre-Arb Settlement 7 (Casual) Pending Rich Brown, Bill Paris
Chester Appeal to Arbitration non-comply Maint. Allen Haley  
All offices Appeal to Arbitration non-comply Maint. President  
Norristown Appeal to Step 3/Arb 40+ violations V. Jenkins, R. Brown  
Chaddsford   Max 7 Carol Schock  
Folsom   Max 7 Cathy DeProspero  
Folsom   37 PTF conv Cathy DeProspero  
Media non-comply back pay   President  
Norristown F4 results requested   President  
Wynnewood F4 results requested   President  
Newtown Square F4 results requested   President  
Collegeville F4 results requested   President  

We would like to thank all of our Stewards and Appealing Officers for all of their hard work in investigating, preparing and moving our members' grievances through the National Agreement Grievance/Arbitration Procedure. We would also like to thank our APWU Coordinator, Mike Gallagher and National Business Agents Clerk Craft - Jeff Kehlert, John Jackson and Bob Romanowski, also Bill LaSalle Maintenance National Business Agent for all their hard work on behalf of our members.

Mark Hennessy, President