Building Our Unions and
Protecting Our Communities

Welcome to the UAW Region 8 website. The International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW) is one of the largest and most diverse unions in North America, with members in virtually every sector of the economy.

UAW-represented workplaces range from multinational corporations, small manufacturers and state and local governments to colleges and universities, hospitals and private non-profit organizations.

The International Union is broken down into nine regions. Region 8 includes 40,000 members in the states of Tennessee
West VirginiaNorth CarolinaSouth CarolinaMississippiAlabamaGeorgiaKentuckyFloridathe District of ColumbiaMarylandDelawareNew MexicoArkansasTexasLouisianaOklahoma, and the following counties of Pennsylvania: Franklin, Cumberland, Adams, York.

Tim Smith is the Director of Region 8.
George Palmer is the Assistant Director of Region 8.

The purpose to the Region 8 website is to tell the public:

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Region Office
Read a welcome from our Director Tim Smith.


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Region Offices
UAW Region 8
151 Maddox-Simpson Parkway
Lebanon, TN 37090-5345
TEL: (615) 443-7654
FAX: (615) 443-7697

UAW Region 8 Dallas Office
Eldorado Towers
8787 N Stemmons FWY Suite 350
Dallas, Texas 75247
TEL: 214-267-6550

Latest News From Region 8

June 22, 2024
Job Opening- Two Positions At the Auditing/Strike Department

Women’s March Day of Action Call Letter
Women’s March Day of Action Flyer

ERA Rally Planned

June 12, 2024
Opening at the UAW Secretary Treasurer
Auditing/Strike Department

June 14, 2024
Region 8 And Kentucky State Cap Sponsors
Kentucky Sheriffs’ Boys & Girls Ranch

June 13, 2024
Local 129 Support American Airlines Flight Attendants

June 12, 2024

UAW Leadership Visit Local 42

June 11, 2024

Bargaining Begins At Local 2750

June 4, 2024

Local 2069 Participate In Run To The Wall Ceremony
Local 2195 June Meeting Planned

June 2, 2024
Strike is OVER! Local 286 Ratifies Agreement

May 31, 2024
Local 286 members on strike at Penske Logistics in El Paso TX

May 29, 2024
UAW Workers Walk Out at Penske Logistics in El Paso after Company’s Refusal to Bargain in Good Faith

May 24, 2024
Local 2069 Participates In
Standing Committee Institute At Black Lake

May 22, 2024

Keeping Memorial Day a Day of Remembrance

May 21, 2024
Alabama Governor Ivey Says “Alabama Isn’t Michigan”
In Attack On Unions

May 17, 2024
Statement From UAW President Shawn Fain
On Mercedes Alabama Vote

May 15, 2024
Local 1639 Enters Week Two of Bargaining

GM Subcouncil Meeting
May 10, 2024
Local 1956 Enters Into Contract Talks

Local 3058 Begin Contract Talks

May 10, 2024

May 8, 2024
Excellence -Your Name Is John Davis
May Edition of the Local 2164 Assembler
May 6, 2024

UAW Region 8 Takes Home Five Prizes
at the 2024 LUCA Awards

May 03, 2024
Local 2195 May Retiree Chapter Meeting Planned

May 1, 2024
Details of UAW’s Historic Tentative Agreement!
UAW SWFL Retiree Council News






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