The next regular monthly union meeting will be held on

 Tuesday, October 18, at 7:30 pm
The local lodge Executive Board will meet at 7:00 pm


Great NewsThe TWU-IAM Association reached an interim agreement with American Airlines for industry-leading wage rates for 30,000 ground workers at the carrier.

For the latest up-date on the interim agreement for the TWU/IAM Association member concerning wage rates, a lump sum payment and retirement improvements, click on the Association drop down page.


The AssociationFor all members of the New American Airlines, formerly US. Airways and United Airlines employees, a new “drop down” site has been added to the home page. The new site titled THE ASSOCIATION, will contain the latest information on those negotiations, as they are received. Please check this site often for the latest updates. As always, contact your Shop Steward, or General Chairperson for any clarification.


NominationsNominations for the positions of Local Lodge 2319, Recording Secretary, and one Trustee, will be held at the regular meeting in October. As per constitutional rules an election will be held no sooner than 60 days after the nominations.




We have just received the dates and times for the Grand Lodge Officer nominations and elections, so please mark your calendar accordingly.

Nominations will be held at the same location as the regular union meeting on
Saturday, January 21, 2017, between 6 am – 8 am, and again from 6 pm – 8 pm.
If there is need for a vote due to more nominee’s named for a position, the voting on those nominee’s will take pace on Saturday, February 11, 2017, from 6 am – 8 am and again from 6 pm – 8 pm.
The final election vote for all duly nominated positions will be on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the same location and the same times as noted above.


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District Lodge 142 advises that effective as of August 1, 2016, General Chair Kenny Champagne will assume all General Chair’s duties in representing the membership associated with IAM District 142. Brother Champagne can be contacted at,
cell phone (859) 628-9782, or at email


Show your Support

2319 T-ShirtsLocal Lodge 2319 T-shirts are now available. Sizes range from small to XX-Large. Please contact a local lodge executive board member or your shop steward for information and prices. All shirts are Union made in America.


 Union Dues Check-Off

Some of our members have opted to forgo payroll deduction of their monthly dues, which is an option available to all. However, that does not preclude you from paying your monthly dues on time. If you elect to pay by check, please remit the full monthly amount by the first of the month. Make the check out to IAM District Lodge 142, indicate in the memo section that the dues are for IAM Local 2319. Please mail the check to;                                             IAM District 142
400 NE 32nd St.

Kansas City, MO. 64116 

 The current monthly dues rate is $61.00

If you have any questions please contact the Local Executive Board at;                               813-267-5127


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