1795 Lafayette St.
Janesville  WI  53546
(608) 755-5120

UAW, Local 95 is an amalgamated union of Region 4 which represents various units in our community.  

#1-General Motors
#7-Blackhawk  Comm.  Credit Union
#8-Weiler & Co.
#9-Mercy Clinic East
#12-Parker Community Credit Union
#15-Abitec Corporation




 

 

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OFFICE HOURS AT UAW LOCAL 95
TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY-10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
UAW/GM Benefit Rep. at Local 95 - Wednesdays 8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

CHECK OUT . . Calendar update for November & December (link shown above)


UNIT #1 GM SKILLED & UNSKILLED MAINTENANCE HOLIDAY PARTY: 
  
Saturday, December 6th from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Join us for food and refreshments.
We are asking everyone to please pass the word. 

 

UPDATE ON BENEFIT REP HOURS AT LOCAL 95:  Benefit Rep. Mike Feirn's schedule for the next month at Local 95 will be as follows:
                      
 Wed., November 26th..NO HOURS DUE TO THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
                        Wed., November 12th..........8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m.
                        Wed., December 3rd...........8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m.
                        Wed., December 10th..........8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m.
                         Wed., December 17th........8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. 
LAST WED. IN 2014.
           
We all know that things can come that might change the above schedule, so if you are traveling some distance, please call the Local 95 Office 608-755-5120 and listen to the recording.  If Mike won't be in, we will have it on the recording and on our webpage.

To reach him at his Region 4 Office, please call 1-866-782-6512.

 

 

ON SALE NOW
We have, once again, teamed with Region 4 and the Union Sportsmen's Alliance and are selling the 2015 Gun-A-Week Calendars for $30.00 each.  With your purchase of the calendar, you enter for a chance to win 52 guns.  One entry will be drawn each week for the ENTIRE year. 
We have a limited number of calendars, so don't wait.  Stop in the Local 95 Union Hall to purchase your calendar.
Gun-A-Week Calendar


VISION INSURANCE:
  January 1, 2015, our GM Retirees will be covered again with Vision and Dental Insurance. 
   In order to better understand the Vision coverage, Wisconsin Vision of Janesville has offered to have a Representative at the Union Hall on Wednesdays with hours to coincide with our Benefit Reps. hours of 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m.  They will cover the following date: Nov. 12th and 19th; Dec. 3rd, 10th and 17th. 
   If you have any other questions, please contact your Benefit Rep. Mike Feirn at the Region 4 Office, (866)782-6512 or (847)459-3888. 



2014-15 Wisconsin Labor History Society Annual Essay Contest.

Cash prizes $100 to $500 await winners in 2014-15 essay contest

 Wisconsin high school students stand to win cash prizes of $100 to $500 for winning essays in the 2014-15 Wisconsin Labor History Society Annual Essay Contest.

 Students in grades 9-12 are eligible to participate. Its a great way for high schoolers to learn about their family heritage and about how working people helped to make Wisconsin a great state.  Many students  interview family members, neighbors, friends or others for their stories about their work and unions.

 Unionists are urged to talk to teachers (social studies and English teachers) and their school administrators to urge their interest in the contest.  Young people should be told of the contest to encourage their participation. 

Submissions must be postmarked Feb. 13, 2015 or before.

Wisconsin Labor History Society, 6333 W. Bluemound Rd., Milwaukee WI 53213
414-771-0700 (ext. 20) Email: info@wisconsinlaborhistory.org

Flier can be seen here
 

ECHO DONATIONS:
The Local 95 Community Service Committee is collecting non-perishable food items for ECHO and would like your assistance.
We have an ECHO barrel located just inside the doors coming into the Local 95 Office.  Simply place your items in the barrel and we will see they are delivered to ECHO.
As always, we appreciate and thank our members for their kindness and generosity.
Any questions, please contact the Union Hall at 608-755-5120, ext. 111.

 

In Remembrance Update:  Each month at our General Membership Meeting we read the names of Local 95 members who have passed away.  We ring the bell to honor them as a friend and a family member of our Local.  We have been asked many times to share these names on our website, and are in the process of setting this up.  In the mean time, we are attaching the names of those we have reported out at this year's monthly meetings.
(Please note that our reporting month in many cases are months after their actual date of death.  We rely and get our information from our local newspaper and GM's death notifications furnished to us each month.)  Remembrance.

 

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP:  The November Membership meeting will be on Thursday, November 20th at 6 p.m. at the UNION HALL. 
This meeting is for
ALL UAW Local 95 members, Active and Retired.  Our Local needs ALL it's members to run efficiently and represent our Membership. PLEASE make plans to attend your monthly membership meetings. 


 

Message from Benefit Rep. Mike Feirn:  Many of you may have seen the article regarding Mercy and their discontinuation of Medicare Advantage.  PLEASE NOTE:  This does not affect our member's insurance.
 

RETIREE DAY:  The Local 95 Retired Worker's Chapter will hold their regular monthly retiree meeting on the 25th of September. 
 

 

HALL RENTALS:  Just a reminder:  We have a great facility at Local 95 that we rent for wedding receptions, anniversaries, birthdays, etc.  Call for rates.  Our members get a great discount. Union members get a good discount also.  And, yes, we do rent to non-union members also.  Check us out, you won't be sorry!


GM Recall:  Many have been inquiring about the GM ignition problem.  Here is a website you can bring up to get more information.  www.gmignitionupdate.com 

HEALTH CARE NOTICE:   Many changes to your insurance took effect on January 1, 2014. Even though MercyCare is no longer offered as an insurance option, you can still see Mercy Health System physicians and providers through your Blue Cross Blue Shield, Humana or United Health Care insurance. With convenient facilities and over 400 physicians, you can count on us to provide exceptional care for you and your family. Please visit us at MercyHealthSystem.org.

HEALTH CARE NOTICE:   With the insurance changes that many had to make, effective January 1, 2014, the Edgerton Hospital wanted to make you aware that they accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Humana and United Healthcare insurance.  Click here to check them out:  Edgerton Hospital

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Looking for your Perfect Reception Hall?:  Just imagine, you could be holding YOUR wedding reception in this beautiful Hall.   Call 608-755-5120 ext. 111 to get more information.  Special rates for our UAW Local 95 members and their immediate family.  Start your plans with a call to us! 


                  

Benefit Rep. Mike Feirn:  Mike has regular hours of 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Wednesdays at UAW Local 95.
   We always tell our members to please call the Union Hall at 608-755-5120 before making the trip to the Union Hall to see our Benefit Rep.  If there are any unforeseen circumstances which come up that would keep Mike from his regular hours...we will have it posted on this website, the Local 95's Facebook and on the phone recording at the Hall.  Our way of trying to keep our membership in the loop and updated. 
 

STILL  -  NO Ticks with UAW:  The Janesville-Madison Women's Committee are still selling "The Tick Key", the easiest-to-use Tick Removal Devise on EARTH!  The Tick Key easily attaches to your key chains or pet collars and come in 7 different colors.  They are made of high-strength anodized aluminum, which is durable and easy to keep clean with alcohol. 
  These are available at the Union Hall for a mere $5.00.  We are proud also to say, they are "MADE IN THE USA".

  

 

BENEFIT ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING DAVIS VISION:  You may have already received notification from Mercy Health Systems that effective March 1, 2013, Mercy Vision Centers will no longer accept Davis Vision Insurance. The full service Davis Vision provider for the Janesville Area is Wisconsin Vision.  For any other information you can contact Davis Vision at 1-888-672-8393.


 
                    
Workers Compensation Attorney:
 The Gillick, Wicht, Gillick & Graf, Injured Worker's Law Firm, has discontinued their scheduled hours at Local 95 every other month.  They ask that you contact their office in Milwaukee via their toll-free phone number (800-942-2880) and schedule an appointment date and time to meet with them, making their trip to Local 95 more cost and time efficient.  Again, they can be reached at toll free number 800-942-2880.


PHONE DIRECTORY:
 We have updated our Phone Directory.  You can check it out by clicking on the link shown above. 
 


2013:    A few changes coming this Year:
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Our Monthly General Membership Meeting will be held the 3rd THURSDAY OF THE MONTH AT 6 P.M.

                 * Now more than ever, it is important that our membership keeps their addresses and phone numbers updated with the UAW.  Communication is key to keeping everyone informed.  Please call the Union Hall at (608) 755-5120 during regular officer hours to make any changes.  If after hours,  please leave your contact information on ext. 100 and an officer will call you back.


7/19/11:  UNION HALL HOURS CHANGED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE:   
The Local 95 Office will be open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. until further notice.  Please note: this will not change the hours of our UAW/GM Benefit Rep. Mike Feirn. His hours remain 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Wednesdays. 

 

 



 

 

 


      

   
   
   

 

 

04/30/09:  John Dohner's Shop Report for General Motors for April 30, 2009

4/14/09:  Acceptances and an Election for 1st Vice President, Recording Secretary, and one (1) Trustee will be held as follows:
    
Acceptances:  Tuesday, May 12th from 8:00 a.m. until 7:30 p.m.
     Elections:  Tuesday, May 19th from 8:a.m. until 7:30 p.m.
     Runoff

 

if needed, Thursday,

04/30/09:  John Dohner's Shop Report for General Motors for April 30, 2009

 

28th from 8:00 a.m. until 7:30 p.m.
3/31/09-

 


 


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