President's Report Nov. 2020 & Early Retirement Bill

This Report includes:

  • *Reopening a safe workplace
  • *City Budget & No Lay-Off agreement
  • *Early Retirement Bills in State Legislature - New Bill S9041/A11089
  • *Delta Dental – New Dental Network for DC37 members
  • *Social Services .20% addition to gross update
  • *Clerical Unit .20% addition to the gross update
  • *DC37 Constitution Amendments
  • *Local 154 Exec. Board’s resolution on Black Lives Matter

Some of the nation’s largest cultural institutions accepted more than $1.6 billion in federal help to weather the coronavirus pandemic, but continued to let go of workers – even though the assistan

When Fran Krugen’s late husband was first diagnosed with diabetes, his insulin cost about $35 a bottle.

On this National Library Workers Day, AFSCME library workers deserve to be recognized for the value they bring to our diverse communities and the vital services they provide anyone who asks for help.

Managing the Return to the Office in the Age of COVID-19, revised March 15, 2021 


  •                    PRESIDENT’S REPORT
  •                        March 31, 2021
  •                    See This Report For:
  • * Reopening a safe workplace / COVID 19 Vaccination
  • * Governor Cuomo grants public and private sector workers excused time for the                COVID19 vaccine.  
  • *Layoffs off the table until June 2022
  • *Update: 2021 Early Retirement Bills in State

Georgia Veiga has been a proud member of AFSCME New Jersey Local 3440 for the last 17 years. She regularly seeks out opportunities to support companies that employ union workers. 

  •                                   See This Report For:
  •  Reopening a safe workplace / COVID 19 Vaccination
  • Governor Cuomo grants Public and Private Sector workers excused time for Vaccine   
  • Layoffs off the table until July 2022
  • Update: 2021 Early Retirement Bills in State Legislature - New Bill S4170
  • DCAS’s Proposed Removal Title Examiner Title
  • Update: Unit Bargaining .20% addition to gross
  • New NYS Paid Family Leave Rates
  • City ask for volunteers to s

As the world marked the anniversary of the official start of the coronavirus pandemic Thursday, President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan into law and offered words of hope to a weary nation.

AFSCME President Lee Saunders praised the House of Representatives for passing the American Rescue Plan on Saturday and urged the Senate to follow suit as soon as possible.