August 2003 Calendar & Events

SEPTEMBER 9, 2003... Town Hall Meeting on proposed BLE-IBT merger, Kansas City, Mo.

The BLE will host a Town Hall Meeting at the Teamsters' Building in Kansas City, Mo., on September 9. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. and will include a presentation on the proposed BLE/IBT merger. The building is located at: 4501 Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd. in Kansas City, and the phone number is: (816) 924-2000.

 

SEPTEMBER 12, 2003... Railroad Retirement Board Informational Conference, Fort Worth, TX

The U.S. Railroad Retirement Board will offer a free informational conference for elected BLE officers on September 12 in Fort Worth, Texas. Registration for the conference begins at 8 a.m. and will begin promptly at 8:30 a.m., ending at 12:30 p.m. Located at the Holiday Inn South, 100 East Alta Mesa Blvd.

 

SEPTEMBER 28-OCTOBER 2, 2003... 68th Annual Southwestern Convention Meeting

General Chairman Rick Gibbons, BNSF-SLSF & M&NA, is Chairman of the 68th annual SWCM, which will be held in Branson, Mo. See Page 7 for Details.

 

OCTOBER 17, 2003... Railroad Retirement Board Informational Conference, Pittsburgh, PA

The U.S. Railroad Retirement Board will offer a free informational conference for elected BLE officers on October 17 in Pittsburgh, Pa. Located at the Radisson Hotel, Pittsburgh Green Tree, 101 Radisson Dr.

 

JUNE 13-18, 2004... 77th Annual Southeastern Meeting Association, Greenville, S.C.

To be held at the Hyatt Recency Hotel in Greenville Commons, the 77th annual BLE-GIA Southeastern Meeting Assocation will be hosted by W.R. "Roger" Peace and members of BLE Division 598 in Greenville, S.C. Early bird reservations can be made by calling the hotel at: (800) 233-1234 or (864) 235-1234. Be sure to ask for the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers discounted rate.

 

AUGUST 17-22, 2004... 64th Annual International Western Convention, Albuquerque, N.M.

Hosted by Pat and Barbie Lynch and members of BLE Division 446 (Gallup, N.M.) at the Hyatt Regency Albuquerque, 330 Tijeras NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102, phone: (505) 842-1234.

 

BACK TO AUGUST 2003 LOCOMOTIVE ENGINEER NEWSLETTER

 

© 2003 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers