Welcome to the website of UAW  Local 74.

UAW Local 74 is an Amalgamated Union representing John Deere Ottumwa Works, Monroe County Iowa Sheriffs Department, Albia Iowa Police Department, and the Albia Iowa Streets and Sanitation Departments.

UAW Local 74 was chartered April 29, 1942 representing the Dain Corparation. John Deere aquired the Dain Company in 1910.

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Local Union Officers
Article XIV of the Local By-Laws
Section 1.Nominations of local union officers, alternate committeemen, committeemen, and delegates to all affiliates shall be held at the regular membership meeting on April 16, 2014
Section 4.All nominations shall be made from the floor and named orally.
Section 5.The nomination acceptance must be submitted in writing to the election committee on or before 5:00 P.M. on Monday April 21, 2014.
The election will be held on Monday May 19, 2014.Run-off elections will be held on Wednesday May 28, 2014. All the elected officials shall take office at the first regular membership meeting in June 18, 2014 after the completion of the election.

Election results for Election Committee

These 10 people are the election committee for the upcoming elections.
1. Mike Knedler
2. Jeff Proctor
3. Jim Thudium
4. Duane Davis
5. Jerry Larkins
6. Kelly Ray
7. Dave Burton
8. Loren McIntosh
9. Martin Arbogast
10. Phillip D Meyer
11. Fred McCombs

Nominations Results

Nominations for delegates to the 36th UAW Constitutional Convention were taken during the March membership meeting on Wednesday, March 19th. Nomination acceptance deadline was 5:00 pm on Monday, March 24.  The following members were nominated and have accepted their Nominations:

Mike Shilling
Mike Shaw
Tim Walker
Ron Hall
Marty Phillips
Shannon Sample
Ryne Pickrell

The Election will be held April 16, 2014 at the Union Hall and at gates 1, 2, and 3. Polls will be open from 5:00 am to 5:00 pm this day.

Notice of Elections

Elections for the Constitutional Convention will be held Wednesday April 16, 2014.

Times are as follows:

Gate 1 - Gate 2 - Gate 3
5:00 A.M. – 7:30 A.M. 
9:15 A.M. – 9:45 A.M.
11:45 A.M. – 12:45 P.M.
2:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.

Union Hall 5:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.