151 Maddox-Simpson Parkway 
(615) 443-7654


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 eight regions. Region 8 includes 40,000 members in the states of Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Florida, the District of Columbia, Maryland, Delaware, Arizona, Colorado, California, New Mexico, Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Utah and the following counties of Pennsylvania: Franklin, Cumberland, Adams, York.

Mitchell Smith is the Director of Region 8.
Tim Smith 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 Mitchell Smith.

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

UAW Region 8 Baltimore Sub Regional Office
1101 North Point Boulevard
Suite 131
Baltimore, Maryland 21224
TEL: (410) 342-1740

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

UAW Region 8 Sub Regional Office
6500 S. Rosemead Blvd.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
TEL: 562-801-1500
Fax: 562-801-1555

Latest News From Region 8
September 22, 2021

Summer School Winner

The Sirata beach resort held a drawing for a two night stay those who checked out early on the departure day of Region 8 Summer School. The winner was Sylvester Spencer! Congratulations and thank you to all that participated in this year’s Region 8 Summer School.
September 17, 2021
Region 8 Summer School Day Three and Four
Tennessee Needs Affordable Health Care
September 14, 2021
Region 8 Summer School Day One
Region 8 Summer School Day Two
Region 8 Loses More Members To COVID
September 11, 2021

September 10, 2021
Northwest Arkansas Retired Workers Council Meeting Minutes
September 8, 2021
UAW Endorses the United Way
September 05, 2021

Labor Day Message From UAW President Ray Curry
UC Refuses To Recognize SRU-UAW- TAKE ACTION!

Local 1853 Assist Flooding Victims
September 02, 2021
Director Mitchell Smith's Labor Day Message- Labor Day a Day For Workers
Indian River Retired Workers Council Meetings for Fall

August 26, 2021
Region 8 Grievance Handling Classes
Day 3 2021 Region 8 Retiree Conference
August 25, 2021
Region 8 Bargaining Training
Day 2 2021 Region 8 Retiree Conference
August 24, 2021
Florida State CAP Conference

August 16, 2021
Obituary for Jacob Scott Richardson
August 11, 2021
Sun Valley Workers Retired Council Summer Newsletter
August 9, 2021
President Biden Delivers Remarks on Strengthening American Leadership on Clean Cars and Trucks
August 5, 2021
State From UAW President Ray Curry on the Death of AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka
August 5, 2021
Thousands Turn Out To Support Striking Miners
August 3, 2021
Statement From COVID 19 Task Force on Reinstating Mask Mandate
August 2, 2021
Local 2195 Plans September Retiree Meeting
July 25, 2021
Local 2164 Turns 40 Years Old
July 15, 2021

Local 2164 Sip and Paint Event
July 1, 2021
Updated COVID Protocols
June 29, 2021
Updated Notice From Internation Union On Local Union Meetings
June 28, 2021
Ray Curry Elected International UAW President
Ray Davis Receives FLARA President's Award
June 27, 2021
International UAW President Rory Gamble Annouces Retirement

June 1, 2021

UAW President Rory L. Gamble Announces the Formation of a UAW LGBTQ Caucus During LGBTQ Pride Month

May 25, 2021
UAW Vice President Gerald Kariem Announces Retirement
May 24, 2021
UAW Researchers Dropping Off Their Sign Up Cards to The NLRB In California
May 17, 2021

US Vice-President Kamala Harris Visits Thomas Built Bus
May 13, 2021
Reuther Memorial Wheeling, West Virginia
May 12, 2021
Local 1407 Join NAACP Votercade

May 11, 2021
UAW Region 8 West States Support Essential Workers
May 05, 2021
Petion For the Walter Reuther Commemorative Postage Stamp
May 03, 2021

Day 36 Of Strike at Local 3057
UAW Region 8 Retiree Chair Zane Payne Passes
May 02, 2021

UAW Local- 2306 Reach TA With Kelvion Corporation
April 30, 2021
Local 2069 Reach Tentative Agreement With Volvo
UAW Vice President Terry Dittles Statement On GM Mexican Investment

April 19, 2021
Day 26 of Local 3057 Strike
Local 2069 On Strike

April 18, 2021

UAW Local 2069 Members Strike At Volvo Truck

TV Coverage of Local 2069 Strike
Western States Continue With Their Community COVID Assistance

EAP Notes- April Is Stress Awareness Month
April, 15, 2021
Local 3057 Standing Strong




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