Local 9 has more than 700 people just like you located in Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Iowa. The bargaining units range in size from 1 person to more than 200. Local 9 is a democratically run organization owned and operated by its members. The members elect its officers and also the people who serve on the Executive Board.


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Send Your Child to OPEIU Camp this Summer

Apply now for the OPEIU 2024 Romeo Corbeil/Gilles Beauregard Scholarship Fund Summer Camp. Deadline extended to May 31!  For the first time since the pandemic began, OPEIU's Romeo Corbeil/Gilles Beauregard Scholarship Fund summer camp is back! OPEIU will award 15 scholarships to children, between the ages of 13 and 16, of OPEIU members or associate members. The one-week summer camp will be held July 21-26 at The Vines Center in Little Rock, Arkansas. Participants will learn all about...

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2024 OPEIU Scholarships Now Available

Applications are now being accepted for the 2024 OPEIU educational scholarships, and all members are encouraged to apply. Full details, rules and applications can be found at OPEIU.org under the Member Resources tab, as well as on the OPEIU app. Scholarship opportunities include the Howard Coughlin Memorial Scholarship for OPEIU members and dependents, and the John Kelly Labor Studies Scholarship for OPEIU members who are pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in...

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General Membership Meeting (Virtual)

Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Tuesday, October 17, 2023

Tuesday, November 21, 2023

No meeting in December

General Membership meeting starting at 6:00P.M.

If you are interested in attending, and are a dues paying member, please contact President, Misti Trzebiatowski  [email protected] at least one day prior to the meeting so she can email you the zoom invite.

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December 2018

As 2018 comes to a close the Officers, Executive Board and staff of Local 9 would like to wish all its members a joyous and festive holiday season. As we look to 2019, we need to reflect back on 2018 and look at the positive things that we need to carry forward and...