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Hello sisters and brothers it’s always a pleasure to serve you and speak with you. This site is to provide communication for you the membership.
The best way to keep our members informed is through newsletters or a website. But to stop informing and educating our members is foolish. You pay dues and have a right to know what’s going on; we need to remind each other that we are in this together. Members are the life line of the union and the union strength depends on the loyalty of its members. Read more...
Transfer of Funds From Local 7011 to Local 0001 Read more
American Postal Workers Union, O'Hare Midway "T" Local 7011 v. American Postal Workers Union, AFL-CIO. The follow-up on the case regarding the decision of the court dismissing the lawsuit based on the motion to dismiss filed by the National APWU. Read more ›
Do you know the financial status of your local? Read more
What's Up with Chicago Local Union Dues??? Read more
APWU New Contract Agreement With USPS. Read more ›
From our National APWU President Mark Dimondstein, he is pleased to announce that according to information provided by the Postal Service, the new pay rates under the new APWU-USPS contract will begin on Aug. 6 (Pay Period 17) and will be reflected in paychecks dated Aug. 26.
Retroactive pay for the period from Nov. 14, 2015, through Aug. 4, 2016, are expected in Pay Period 22, with an expected pay date of Nov. 4, 2016.
The raise and retroactive pay are part of a two-year battle for a good contract. I recorded a special video to salute you and to provide a better understanding of the progress we have made in this new contract.
Hello brothers and sisters, I’m wishing you and your family a safe, prosperous holiday season in the coming months. The APWU National Officers in Washington D.C. had their election October 7, 2016; we congratulate the National President Mark Dimondstein and the other elected national officers, who will continue the fight in maintaining and growing a stronger union. Read More