USW District 8 2020 Summer Institute Cancelled

Please read the just released annoucement from USW District 8 Director Mr. Ernest "Billy" Thompson :

Ernest R. Thompson

District Director

James Strong

Assistant to the Director

District 8


TO:                 ALL LOCAL UNION PRESIDENTS, UNIT PRESIDENTS

                        RECORDING SECRETARIES

FROM:           ERNEST R. THOMPSON, DIRECTOR - USW DISTRICT 8

DATE:                        MARCH 25, 2020

SUBJECT:      CANCELLATION OF USW DISTRICT 8 SUMMER INSTITUE - 2020

Greetings:

In the light of the uncertainty of the COVID-19 Virus, the decision has been made to cancel our USW District 8 Summer Institute – 2020.  Please take the precautions that have been provided by the CDC seriously for the safety of yourself, your family and your community.

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/guidance-prevent-spread.html

In Solidarity,

Ernest R. Thompson, Director

UNITED STEELWORKERS

District 8

CC:      District Staff