Author Archives: Rob Stahl

Labor Day Parade

The Labor Day parade is this coming Monday, September 4th and starts at 11:00 A.M.  APWU Local 215 will line up on North Union St between East Ave and Charlotte.  Members should come and meet at the NYSUT building as … Continue reading

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Some Videos From President of NY Metro Area Local APWU

The President of the NY Metro area local has published some informational videos that are quite informative. I think everyone should view them, so I am posting links to them here. Reversions – President Jonathon Smith Reversion # 2 – Smith … Continue reading

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Uniform Allowance for Clerks in POStPlan Offices

On June 14th, the USPS and the APWU resolved a step 4 dispute regarding career Clerk Craft employees that are working in POStPlan offices. Both parties agreed that these Clerks are considered eligible for the uniform allowance program as long … Continue reading

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Can non-odl employees work OT before the ODL gets 12 hours?

The following is a copy of a letter I sent to a member. It is in response to the question of whether it is a grievance when non-odl employees are allowed/mandated overtime alongside odl employees, before the odl employees have been … Continue reading

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Jim Bertolone Retirement Party

This flyer can be downloaded and printed by clicking on Party4Jim

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APWU Health Plan Info

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Postal Reform Legislation

Here’s some updates on Postal Reform.  Check them out :   http://www.thenewsblurb.net/2017/03/17/postal-reform-passes-house-committee/ Stop H.R. 756, Postal Service Reform Act of 2017   http://www.apwu.org/news/web-news-article/postal-reform-act-2017-moves-forward    

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Steward Training & a Union Meeting This Week

It’s been very busy lately. It seems management is relentless on it’s perceived mission to ignore the contract more than ever before. New supervisors tend to make new supervisor mistakes, but some of the actions taken by more seasoned management … Continue reading

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Election Committee Report

The following is the posting mailed out by the election committee to be posted on all Union Bulletin Boards. Click on it to download it and feel free to print and circulate. Election Committee Report

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Trump Freezes Federal Hiring & January’s Nominations Results

Federal Hiring Freeze President Trump very quickly put a freeze on hiring of Federal Workers. We are unsure if this includes Postal Workers at this point. The following is a message from our own President, President Mark Dimondstein: All, At … Continue reading

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