“ILWU for Biden-Harris” & “Dump Trump Now” Signs now available

Attention Members:

Local 63 has obtained “Biden-Harris” and “Dump Trump Now” signs, suitable as yard signs and/or home window signs.   At this time, Local 63 members may pick up one (1) of each sign type during the following dates and times:

Thursday, Sept. 17, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. – Local 63 Labor Room

Friday, Sept. 18, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. – Local 63 Records Clerk office

Monday, Sept. 21 through Thursday September 24, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. – Local 63 Labor Room

We will keep the membership updated if and when additional signs become available.

In solidarity,

The Local 63 Officers

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JCLRC MEMO – FACE COVERINGS REQUIREMENT EXTENDED TO OCT 31

Attention Members:

Due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, the Joint Coast Labor Relations Committee has extended the face coverings requirement outlined in CLRC Meeting No. 43-20 for all individuals accessing PCL&CA covered work sites, Joint Dispatch Halls, and/or Training sites until October 31 at which time the Committee will revisit the issue and determine the next appropriate steps.  See Minutes of CLRC Meeting No. 56-20 by clicking link below.

As a reminder, Local 63 continues to post all important COVID-19 related notices and memoranda at www.ILWU63.net under the COVID-19 menu.

In Solidarity,

The Local 63 Officers

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ILWU Coast Committee Memo on Benefits Eligibility during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Attention Members,

Recognizing that the COVID-19 pandemic has had an impact on work opportunity for some members due to periods of reduced cargo volumes and/or the need to quarantine, care for a family member, etc,  the ILWU Coast Committee has raised this issue with the Employers in order to ensure that our members remain eligible for Pension qualifying years, Welfare, Vacation, and Holiday benefits.  This topic remains under discussion at the Coast Committee level (click on link below to read Coast Committee Memo).   The Local 63 Officers will keep you updated.

As always, thank you for your cooperation in helping to ensure a safe work environment.

In solidarity,

The Local 63 Officers

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Reminder: Complimentary Drive-Up COVID-19 Testing in the Port of Long Beach

Attention Members:

As recently announced by Local 63, drive up COVID-19 testing is available in the Port of Long Beach.  No pre-registration is required (please bring your TWIC card.).  You are reminded and encouraged to take advantage of this convenient, complimentary test while it’s available in the Port.

The free tests (show your TWIC card) will be available on weekdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 4 to 7 p.m. at 2100 W. Anaheim St., Long Beach, a vacant lot located within the Harbor District at the southwest corner of Anaheim and Ninth streets. 

Click on below link for more information.

https://polb.com/port-info/news-and-press/new-covid-19-testing-site-to-open-for-port-workers-08-14-2020/

In solidarity,

The Local 63 Officers

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