Regional News

Since the onset of the COVID-19 outbreak, members of Region 2B have risen to the challenge; from healthcare professionals to PPE manufacturers to volunteering members.  Show them some love by thanking them on social media, using the hashtag #UAWR2BHEROES

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Indiana and Ohio have websites in place for workers who have been displaced by the Coronavirus.  Please see links below:

Indiana - https://www.in.gov/dwd/19.htm

Due to the recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for restrictions for non-essential gatherings in relation to the COVID-19, unfortunately we have no choice but to cancel both Election Committee Trainings being held in Indiana on March 25, 2020 and Ohio on April 15, 2020.  

Brothers and Sisters, 

I’m going to get right to the point. I want you to know exactly where we are with our discussions with the Big 3 leadership and protecting our members and their facilities during this international crisis. 

I announced this past Sunday that the International UAW had formed a COVID-19/Coronavirus task force with GM, Ford and FCA to implement enhanced protections for manufacturing and warehouse employees at all three companies.

Your Region 2B Retired Workers Board made a proactive decision to cancel the conference on April 6, 2020 due to the coronavirus outbreak. French Lick Springs Hotel has cancelled your room reservations, if you made any.

At this time, there are no plans to reschedule this meeting. If, later in the year, the meeting does get rescheduled, we will put out another call letter.

Please be advised that the UAW Community Services Conference scheduled for April 26-May 1, 2020, at Black Lake is cancelled.  We are cancelling as a precaution in light of the Coronavirus outbreak.

The conference will be rescheduled at a later date.  An updated call letter will be issued soon.

Please be advised that the UAW Employee Assistance Conference Program scheduled for April 26 - May 1, 2020, at Black Lake is cancelled.  We are cancelling as a precaution in light of the Coronavirus outbreak.  

The conference will be rescheduled for a later date.  An updated call letter will be issued soon.

Please be advised that the UAW Educatio Committees Confernce scheduled for April 19-24, 2020, at Black Lake is cancelled.  We are cancelling as a precaution in light of the Coronavirus outbreak.

The conference will be rescheduled at a later date.  An updated call letter will be issued soon.