Candidate Newsletters – Election



As per the Local’s Bylaws, elections will be held on Thursday, June 13, 2019.  Attached are the three (3) candidate newsletters that have been submitted by the deadline of May 22.


The following positions will be voted for on Thursday, June 13, 2019:


General Vice President

Dave McKee – Dave McKee GVP

Jason Dziadyk


Recording Secretary

Brian Lutzer

Laurie Pilkey


AVP Police and Fire Services

Sharon Schaefer – Sharon Schaefer AVP Police & Fire Services

Jasmine Calix – Jasmine Calix AVP Police & Fire Services


Voting will take place at the following locations and times:

Lakewood Civic Centre – Meeting Room

From 6:15 am to 9:00 am


City Hall – Committee Room E

From 10:15 am to 1:00 pm


Vic Rempel Yards – Greenhouse Conference Room

From 2:00 pm to 4:10 pm


Police Station

From 4:45 pm to 7:00 pm


As per June, 2018 email from Marno McInnes, HR Director:

Employees who are required to work on the day of the CUPE 59 election must vote prior to their shift starting, during the employees’ lunch hour or authorized break, after the end of the Employees’ shift or request and obtain an approved LOA.

 In Solidarity,

Nils Sundby and Dawn Haubrich

Election Co-Chairs

CUPE Local 59