Ballots were due back at the Peace River Area Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 7, 2018 for the Local 0710 Chairperson and 1st Vice Chairperson. The balloting committee counted the votes and the following is now your local 0710 Executive:
Kathy Fossum, Chairperson, South Peace Senior Secondary
Tennille Penner, 1st Vice Chairperson, Northern Lights College
Mary Murphy, Young Worker, Fort St. John Public Library
Paola Rodriguez Ruah, Member at Large, Northern Lights College
In accordance to the Provincial Executive Policy Reference Manual, Constitution & Structure, PE Policy D-8, Conducting Local Elections, members have the right to appeal.
32. Members may appeal the election results to their component vice president within 10 days after the results are published. If the election under appeal is in the component vice preisdents's local, the appeal should be made to the president who may designate an investigator. Within 10 days of receiving the chair's decision, members may appeal to the provincial executive.
33. Ballots and declaratory envelopes will be kept for 20 days after which time, provided no appeal is in process, the Local Executive may pass a motion to destroy ballots.
The Union would like to thank everyone for their participation and interest in the Local elections. Your activism is greatly appreciated.
BCGEU Peace River Area Office
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