Nominations for Local 1245 Delegates to the 40th International Convention per IBEW Constitution Article II, Section 10 as provided in the International Constitution and the Local 1245 Bylaws will take place February 1, 2021 through March 2, 2021.
Due to the ongoing pandemic and California’s Regional Stay Home Orders, it is unknown if restrictions on public gatherings will be lifted in time for the February and March General Membership Meetings. Accordingly, the protocol for making Local 1245 Delegate nominations is being changed as follows:
Nominations for Local 1245 Delegates to the International Convention shall be done in writing by all candidates on or before March 2, 2021, at 10 a.m. PST. Your letter of interest (nomination or self-nomination) must be signed, include a statement of intent to run for International Convention Delegate, and the following information for both the nominator and nominee: full name as listed with IBEW records, IBEW Card Number or social security number, current mailing address, email address, and telephone number.
No member shall be eligible for delegate unless he/she has been a member of Local 1245 in continuous good standing for at least two (2) years immediately prior to nomination (IBEW Constitution Article II, Section 10).
Please mail your letter of interest to:
Recording Secretary, Rachel Ramirez
c/o IBEW Local Union No. 1245
P.O. Box 1503
Vacaville, CA 95696
Your letter of interest must be received no later than the March 2, 2021 at 10 a.m. PST deadline.
We will publish in May, on our website at IBEW1245.com, the list of all candidates, listed in alphabet order for the International Convention Delegate deemed eligible. The Election of Local 1245 Delegates will be held by an all-mail balloting procedure. Ballots will be mailed by May 27, 2021. Completed ballots must be received by the Local 1245 Election Judge at the designated post office box no later than 10:00 a.m. PST on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at which time counting will begin. To be eligible to vote, you must have paid your dues for March of 2021 on or before May 31st, 2021.
The counting of ballots will be held at IBEW Local 1245, Ronald T. Weakley Union Hall, 30 Orange Tree Circle, Vacaville, CA 95687. Candidates and observers will be allowed to observe the ballot retrieval and the counting procedure pursuant to Federal Law and within any restrictions that may be in place by the California and Solano County Departments of Public Health.
Any questions can be directed to the Election Judge at firstname.lastname@example.org or (707) 452-2779.
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