I am reviving an old practice here in the Central Florida Area Local and inviting all members to participate. We will soon have a new section on our website called the “Bulletin Board”. Some of you might remember that this used to be a fixture in all of our “Chatters”. Read More...
As reported on PostalReporter.com
The United States Postal Service awarded Siemens Dematic a $240 million contract for the Postal Automated Redirection System (PARS) in 2006 to optimize its letter forwarding process. The order also included the national deployment of a new change-of-address forms processing system.
In 2010, USPS awarded Siemens Industry Inc. Read More...
APWU Web News Article #: 182
10/09/2014 - The APWU and USPS have settled a dispute over the proper remedy for violations of contractual limits on the number of PSEs that can be on the rolls at any given time.
Under the terms of the Oct. Read More...
By Eric Yoder of the Washington Post - October 7
Federal employees will pay an average of about 4 percent more for their health insurance in 2015, marking the fourth straight year of increases in that range, government officials said Tuesday. Read More...
Teachers Union to Staples CEO: We’re Not Buying
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09/24/2014 - The president of the American Federation of Teachers has a message for Staples CEO Ron Sargent: We’re not buying!
AFT President Randi Weingarten wrote to Sargent on Sept. 17, “As you know, teachers are critical to your profits. Last year, educators spent over $1. Read More... Download: Teacher's Union Letter To Staples.pdf
Web News Article #: 158 - 14
- APWU members will receive a cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) of $686 per year in September 2014, in accordance with the 2010-2015 Collective Bargaining Agreement. The raise is the result of an increase in the consumer price index (CPI-W). It is the sixth COLA under the contract. The effective date is Sept. Read More...