|UAW Local 599|
U A W LOCAL 599, "Working Together As One"
UAW Local 599 represents nearly 500 Active Members working for General Motors at the Flint Engine Operations North Facility and more than 9,000 Retired Members.
Our hours of operation are Monday thru Friday from 8:00am-4:00pm.
Dues Office is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:00am-3:30pm
You can contact us by email at: email@example.com
By phone at 810-238-1616 or Toll Free 1-888-414-2646.
Fax any documentation to us at 810-238-3378.Read more >>>
UAW President Dennis Williams Explains Next Steps for Ratification of Tentative Agreement with FCA US LLC
UAW and FCA US LLC extend contract on hour-by-hour basis
From a statement posted to the UAW’s Facebook page:
The UAW and FCA US LLC announced this evening that they have extended the existing collective bargaining agreement on an hour by hour basis as 2015 bargaining continues.
In a message from UAW Vice President Cindy Estrada and the 2015 UAW-GM National Negotiating Team, the UAW confirmed that they had extended this year’s contract deadline with General Motors. The full statement as it appeared on the UAW’s Facebook page:
Detroit – The UAW this afternoon announced that FCA US LLC will be the lead target in Big Three auto talks. Read more >>>
Teamsters President Hoffa Pledges Solidarity with UAW Members
In remarks at the Detroit Labor Day Parade today, International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa pledged solidarity with the United Auto Workers (UAW) in their contract negotiations with the Big Three: Ford, Chrysler and GM.
“I know you haven’t picked a target yet, but it’s one of those three,” Hoffa said. “If the UAW goes on strike, I make a pledge on behalf of the 1.4 million Teamster members – we will honor your picket lines. We will walk with you every day. The Teamsters and the UAW are together. They aren’t going to haul those cars if we’re there.”
Folds of Honor
Over $20,000 raised for Folds of HonorOn August 15, 2015 Local 599/Local 659 and GM Flint Engine Operations hosted a golf scramble held at Sugarbush Golf Club for Folds of Honor and what a great day it was, great weather, great dinner, and great golf.
Michigan is at a historic crossroads. The path we choose will define the economic future for generations of Michiganians.