He was appointed Region 1 assistant director on Jan. 4, 2010, by then-UAW President Ron Gettelfinger on the recommendation of Region 1 Director Joseph Peters.

Workers at Magna Powertrain in Sterling Heights are voting to join the UAW.  We are hoping to get a large crowd of supporters at their facilities the day of the election to give them courage and st

Congratulations and welcome to the brave workers at Penske Logistics in Chesterfield and AIM Systems in Warren.  Despite aggressive anti-worker campaigns, the workers at each of these facilities bo

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UAW Region 1

2017 Fall Education Program


WHERE:                   UAW Region 1

                                 (27800 George Merrelli Drive, Warren, MI 48092)

UAW Region 1 is offering six weeks of FREE education workshops beginning Tuesday, October 3, 2017. Participants will have a choice between morning (10 a.m. – 12 p.m.) or evening (5 – 7 p.m.) workshops.


UAW, Local 228 and NAPA Vally Beverage Company present 2017 Beerfest with Proceeds benefiting VETS RETURNING HOME.

$35 for 12 - 4oz. pours in a commemorative pint glass.  Food trucks will be on site, although not included in the price.

For tickets contact: Al Doss (586) 264-5100

We are pleased to announce this year’s recipients of the UAW Region 1 Director’s Scholarship Awards.  A selection committee screened the applications and selected 35 candidates for this year’s awards.  Each winner was awarded $500.00.

All winners will be notified in writing.  They will also receive paperwork to complete before the awards are sent to their college or university.

Come support the workers of Mitsubishi Chemical Performance Polymers as they cast a vote to join the UAW!  Let’s all stand in solidarity with these workers in their efforts to organize.

Date:  Friday, June 2, 2017

Time:  5-7 a.m. & 1-3 p.m.

Place: Mitsubishi Chemical Performance Polymers

24060 Hoover Rd.

Warren, MI 48089

Nearly five months after the Republican-controlled legislature paused their attempt to dismantle retirement savings for teachers, administrators and support staff, they’re back at it again. Corporate special interests are pushing them to slash school employees’ compensation and rob public employees of their retirement benefits.

Photo on Right: They were joined by Tiffany McLachlan, Betty Crawford, Jana Gilmore and (not pictured) Renee Hoffmeyer on the Local 2270 team. Local 2270 is based in Evard, Michigan.

UAW Bowling Championships Feature Tough Competition, Family Fun

Bowling is serious business for many UAW members. You could tell by the concentration, determination, frustration and exhilaration on the bowlers’ faces as they competed in the UAW International Bowling Tournament.