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IBEW Tenth District Progress Meeting

is scheduled for June 7-9, 2017 at the Doubletree Hotel, 424 West Markham, Little Rock, Arkansas 72201. The  General Session will convene on Wednesday, June 7th at 9:00 a.m.  We continue Thursday at 9:00  a.m.  with  workshops for  Construction and  P&I.  We will close  the conference on Friday, June 9th at 8:30 a.m. for presentations, comments and door prizes with adjournment no later than 11:00 a.m. A Continental Breakfast will be available both Wednesday and Thursday mornings beginning at 7:30a.m. until9 a.m. This year we will be providing online registration thru "Local Connections" on the IBEW webpage. You will find a direct link to the hotel for booking your room, delegate registration, golf registration, and the ability to pay your registration by credit card. If you choose not to pay by credit card when registering online, you must mail your check directly to the Tenth District office.

Prior to the start of the conference, we will be hosting the 2nd Annual Bobby Klein Invitational on Tuesday, June 6th at the Country Club of Arkansas. Enclosedis an informational form relative to the tournament th at must be completed by those wishing to play. Please return this form and the applicable fee to the District Office no later than Friday, May 12, 2017.

This Progress Meeting is scheduled pursuant to Article VII of the IBEW Constitution and no action is required by the Local Union membership for the principal officer, i.e. Business Manager. Financial Secretary. or the President/Acting Business Manager to attend. Each Local Union is required to have at least one delegate in attendance; of course, Local Unions may send more than one delegate and are encouraged to do so if their financial status will permit such participation.