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  • Fighting for Equal Pay! March 26, 2019
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS Women suffrage in 1920 won the right to vote. The 1963 Equal Pay Act requires employers to pay women and men equal pay for equal work. We’ve come a long way, but working women still struggle for pay equity. April 2 is the day women must work until to finally earn […]
  • Sisterhood in Leadership March 25, 2019
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS Stacey Payton is a graduate of DC 37’s first Women’s Leadership Academy. A Local 1359 member who has worked as a New York State housing and community renewal specialist for 29 years, Payton has served as her local’s recording secretary for 12 years. Payton recently completed both the six-month intensive WLA […]
  • Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. March 24, 2019
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. went to Memphis, Tennessee, in the spring of 1968 to make good on a promise to workers. Earlier that year, two Memphis sanitation workers, Echol Cole and Robert Walker, had sought shelter from a torrential rain in the back of a garbage truck. When the vehicle’s […]
  • Local 1501 Member Wins $9K & Promotion After Illegal WCS Job Recall March 23, 2019
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS A Wildlife Conservation Society Local 1501 member won an immediate promotion and $9,000 in back pay after an impartial arbitration panel ruled that WCS violated the collective bargaining agreement’s layoff and recall procedures. After working for six years as a WCS Supervising Maintainer, in February 2017 management told Rucauldeau Renondeau they […]
  • EMS Locals Demand Action on Assaults on First Responders March 22, 2019
    As DC 37’s Emergency Medical Services unions continue to push City Hall to remedy the pay gap between their members and other first responders, union leaders are raising concerns about the growing number of assaults on the rank-and-file. According to NYC Fire Department statistics, the number of physical assaults on EMS workers increased by nearly […]
  • Shocked but not surprised: Trump budget is more pain for working families March 22, 2019
    By HENRY GARRIDO I have said it before in this space: Budgets are not just numbers, dollars & cents. When presidents/governors/mayors present a budget, they are telling you what they value, who they value. What their priorities are – and what they are not. Donald Trump the candidate thundered on during the campaign about how […]
  • Local 1070 Member Pam Fuller Gives Back to Disabled Youth March 21, 2019
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS As a teenager coming of age in Brownsville’s Langton Hughes housing projects, Pamela Fuller literally dodged bullets and survived. Today her story inspires teenagers to believe in themselves and their future. “When I was growing up in the ’80s, Brooklyn was rough. One day my two friends and I decided to […]
  • Join Us to Commemorate the Triangle Factory Fire March 13, 2019
    Join Workers United/SEIU (ILGWU) for the commemoration of the 108th anniversary of the 1911 Triangle Factory Fire, one of the pivotal events in U.S. history and a turning point in labor’s struggle to achieve fair wages, dignity at work and safe working conditions. Outrage at the deaths of 146 mostly young, female immigrants inspired the […]
  • Women’s History Event at the Union, March 15 March 7, 2019
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS Sisters and brothers in today’s labor movement are invited to lean in at a special International Women’s Month event presented by the DC 37 Women’s Committee as Local 420 President Carmen Charles hosts an evening of conversation with Hazel Dukes, president of the NAACP NY Conference, on Friday March 15 at […]
  • Unions to City Hall: Save Jobs, Fund Parks! March 1, 2019
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS DC 37 joined 40 parks advocacy groups and lawmakers for a noon City Hall rally Feb. 28 to demand $100 million in funding for public parks maintenance and safety in the FY 2020 city budget. “This is a no brainer — better parks makes for a better city. Our members keep […]
  • The Future of Housing in Your Community February 28, 2019
    As DC 37 activists, you can play a part in helping to shape the direction and development of your neighborhood. Part of the union’s Leading the Way campaign includes a series of Community Association meetings in March that the DC 37 Political Action Dept. will host on the topic: The Future of Housing in Your Community. […]
  • A Generation Rises at Women’s Leadership Graduation February 28, 2019
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS With a packed audience of family and mentors to cheer them on, the Woman’s Leadership Academy graduated a diverse group of 17 working women from a dozen locals, DC 37’s first class of future labor leaders, at a Feb. 23 ceremony celebrating the milestone event. “One hundred women in Congress, the […]
  • Locals Lead Parks Urban Forestry Summit February 28, 2019
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS Two local presidents were among an international group of arborists and urban forestry experts at the Dept. of Parks and Recreation Forestry Summit, held in Queens in February. Mike Zeno, president of Local 1508 Uniformed Park Officers, and Ibn Mann, president of Local 1506 NYC Climbers and Pruners, coordinated the seminar […]
  • Rise Up and Become a Union Activist February 27, 2019
    By MIKE LEE Stand up, get involved and organize! Starting on March 12, the DC 37 Organizing Dept. begins a series of activist trainings at DC 37 Union Headquarters, in Room 2. These intensive two-part sessions will be held from March to June. These sessions will offer valuable tools and advice for participants to work […]
  • Stand up for Parks! Rally at City Hall Feb. 28 February 26, 2019
    Join DC 37 and other members of the Play Fair Coalition to support city parks at a City Hall rally on Thursday, Feb 28 at noon. This year, we are focused  on increasing the city’s Parks expense budget by $100 million to fund critical maintenance and operations that will ensure all New Yorkers access to […]


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Meeting Schedule

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Local 1655 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 1655 Executive Board
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 983 Executive Board 5:00 pm
Local 983 Executive Board
Mar 5 @ 5:00 pm
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Local 1507 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 1507 General Membership
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1113 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 1113 Executive Board
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 376 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 376 General Membership
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1506 General Membership 5:30 pm
Local 1506 General Membership
Mar 7 @ 5:30 pm
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Local 372 Shop Stewards 8:00 am
Local 372 Shop Stewards
Mar 9 @ 8:00 am
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DC 37 Retirees Association Jewish Heritage Committee 11:00 am
DC 37 Retirees Association Jewish Heritage Committee
Mar 11 @ 11:00 am
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Local 1931 Executive Board 5:00 pm
Local 1931 Executive Board
Mar 11 @ 5:00 pm
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Local 1407 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 1407 General Membership
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm
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DC 37 Retirees Association Meet and Greet Committee 1:00 pm
DC 37 Retirees Association Meet and Greet Committee
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm
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Local 1320 General Membership 4:30 pm
Local 1320 General Membership
Mar 12 @ 4:30 pm
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Local 1549 Delegates 6:00 pm
Local 1549 Delegates
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1655 Shop Stewards 7:00 pm
Local 1655 Shop Stewards
Mar 12 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 1757 Executive Board 7:00 pm
Local 1757 Executive Board
Mar 12 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 384 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 384 Executive Board
Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm
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DC 37 Women’s Committee 6:30 pm
DC 37 Women’s Committee
Mar 13 @ 6:30 pm
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DC 37 Civil Service Committee 7:00 pm
DC 37 Civil Service Committee
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 1062 General Membership 7:00 pm
Local 1062 General Membership
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 375 Delegates 7:00 pm
Local 375 Delegates
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm
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DC 37 Political Action Committee 6:00 pm
DC 37 Political Action Committee
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 DOHMH 6:00 pm
Local 1549 DOHMH
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1931 Shop Stewards 5:15 pm
Local 1931 Shop Stewards
Mar 18 @ 5:15 pm
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Local 2054 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 2054 General Membership
Mar 18 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 DEP Chapter 6:00 pm
Local 1549 DEP Chapter
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 DOT/TLC Parks 6:00 pm
Local 1549 DOT/TLC Parks
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1930 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 1930 General Membership
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1113 General Membership 7:00 pm
Local 1113 General Membership
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 154 Executive Board 7:00 pm
Local 154 Executive Board
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 2627 General Membership 7:00 pm
Local 2627 General Membership
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 1549 PACC 5:30 pm
Local 1549 PACC
Mar 20 @ 5:30 pm
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Local 1251 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 1251 General Membership
Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1322 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 1322 General Membership
Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 2054 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 2054 General Membership
Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 436 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 436 General Membership
Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1087 General Membership 7:00 pm
Local 1087 General Membership
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 1505 Executive Board 7:00 pm
Local 1505 Executive Board
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 371 Delegates 7:00 pm
Local 371 Delegates
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 1549 HRA-DSS Chapter General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 1549 HRA-DSS Chapter General Membership
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1407 Executive Board 7:00 pm
Local 1407 Executive Board
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 436 DOHMH 8:00 am
Local 436 DOHMH
Mar 22 @ 8:00 am
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Local 1549 Women’s Committee 1:00 pm
Local 1549 Women’s Committee
Mar 23 @ 1:00 pm
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Local 1549 Finance Committee 5:00 pm
Local 1549 Finance Committee
Mar 25 @ 5:00 pm
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Local 372 General Membership 5:30 pm
Local 372 General Membership
Mar 25 @ 5:30 pm
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DC 37 Retirees Association Executive Board 11:00 am
DC 37 Retirees Association Executive Board
Mar 26 @ 11:00 am
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DC 37 Delegates 7:00 pm
DC 37 Delegates
Mar 26 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 154 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 154 General Membership
Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 1549 Executive Board
Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1505 General Membership 7:00 pm
Local 1505 General Membership
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 1549 DOITT-311 7:00 am
Local 1549 DOITT-311
Mar 28 @ 7:00 am
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Local 1508 General Membership 4:30 pm
Local 1508 General Membership
Mar 28 @ 4:30 pm
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Local 1455 General Membership 5:00 pm
Local 1455 General Membership
Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm
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Local 1508 Executive Board 5:00 pm
Local 1508 Executive Board
Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm
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Local 1113 Recreation Committee 6:00 pm
Local 1113 Recreation Committee
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 Civil Service Committee 6:00 pm
Local 1549 Civil Service Committee
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 374 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 374 General Membership
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm
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UPCOMING EVENTS

march

27mar(mar 27)5:00 pmDC 37 Organizing Activist Training

27mar(mar 27)6:00 pmCommunity Association Meeting

28mar(mar 28)6:00 pmCommunity Association Meeting

28mar(mar 28)6:00 pmCommunity Association Meeting

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