Local 243 history

Checkmark-225wMinutes for all Local 243 Forum meetings from September 23, 2014 through April 7, 2015 are now posted on this website. Please note that the minutes from the April 7, 2015 are in draft form. This means they must be approved at the next meeting (April 21, 2015) before they are official.

The minutes also contain a list of future Forum meetings.

Forum meeting minutes may be accessed by using the DOCUMENTS tab in the navigation bar at the top of this page.

Omer Creydt, the first president of Local 243 after the union secured bargaining rights, died a few days ago. His signature is on a cover letter to members accompanying a copy of the first teacher’s union contract (covering the period from September 2, 1968 to December 31, 1969). A copy of that contract is available as a PDF in the DOCUMENTS section of this website (see tab at top of page).

Reprinted below is a copy of the obituary for Omer Creydt that was published in the Wisconsin State Journal on August 6, 2012:

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