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  • DC 37 Efforts Pivotal in Green New Deal Passage June 19, 2019
      BY MIKE LEE Overcoming staunch political opposition from the real estate industry, New York City has embarked on an unprecedented effort to reduce greenhouse emissions citywide. DC 37 Executive Director Henry Garrido joined New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, City Council Environmental Protection Committee Chair Costa Constantinides and other Council members and community […]
  • Budget Win! Union Gains in Parks, Libraries June 19, 2019
    By MIKE LEE Standing with City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and other council members and union leaders including DC 37 Executive Director Henry Garrido in the rotunda of City Hall, the mayor announced an agreement for a budget for fiscal year 2020. “We have a budget. The budget is balanced. It is progressive — and […]
  • Equal Pay For Equal Work! Local 372 Goes to Court for School Crossing Guards June 18, 2019
    By MIKE LEE The union is backing a legal effort to equalize pay for the more than 2,500 school crossing guards with the city’s Traffic Enforcement Agents, both of whom perform the same work. Board of Education Employees Local 372 held a rally and press conference in front of the federal Court House in Foley […]
  • Union’s Caribbean Heritage Starts Its Fifteenth Year June 8, 2019
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS The union celebrated the history and heritage of people of the Caribbean diaspora June 3 at the annual Caribbean Heritage ribbon-cutting ceremony. “I am excited to mark the Committee’s 15th year at DC 37,” said Committee Chair and founder Carmen Charles, president of New York City Hospitals Employees Local 420. With […]
  • Unions Support Legislation to Curb Excessive ER Charges June 7, 2019
    By RUDY OROZCO DC 37 has joined the four of the state’s largest unions to call for legislation that seeks to protect patients from excessive hospital emergency room charges. DC 37 Executive Director Henry Garrido, 32BJ SEIU President Héctor Figueroa, United Federation of Teachers President Michael Mulgrew and Civil Service Employees Association President Danny Donohue […]
  • The Battle of the Badges Has Begun June 5, 2019
    It’s on! A 12-week weight loss competition among four city agencies, dubbed The NYC Battle of the Badges, began June 3. Team up with your coworkers now to compete against other agencies and WW (Weight Watchers® reimagined) will donate up to $20,000 to a charity chosen by the winning agency. The four uniformed agencies participating […]
  • Organizing Leadership Summit June 5, 2019
    More than 100 DC 37 activists gathered early on Saturday morning, June 1 to harness the power of organizing during a day-long event held at union headquarters. Guest speakers, including political activist Kevin Powell and New York State Assemblywoman Diana Richardson, wowed the activists with their calls to “communicate, collaborate and commit.” Attendees explored best practices […]
  • Union, Advocates Fight Against Cuts to Library Budgets May 21, 2019
    Facing possible cuts in the city budget, DC 37 leaders of locals representing public library employees took to the steps of City Hall May 21 with the heads of the city’s three library systems, elected officials and advocates to warn of a dramatic impact should funding to the library systems be reduced– including loss of […]
  • Union Fights to Fund and Save Parks Jobs May 16, 2019
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS The Play Fair coalition – consisting of DC 37 locals, parks advocates, elected officials and even the Girl Scouts of New York – returned to City Hall May 14 to keep the pressure on lawmakers to increase funding for Parks maintenance by $100 million in FY 2020 budget. As budget negotiations […]
  • Generating Revenue, Protecting Services: DC 37 Leads the Way in NYC Budget Fight May 15, 2019
    By MIKE LEE As the Mayor and the City Council negotiate next year’s budget, DC 37 leaders say New York City is losing millions of dollars in revenue by failing to invest fully in enforcement measures to safeguard its coffers. DC 37 Executive Director Henry Garrido and Local 1757 President Maria Policarpo have called on […]
  • Free Citizenship Civics Classes for Green Card Holders May 14, 2019
    Beginning May 22, in partnership with the New York Historical Society, the DC 37 Citizenship Committee and DC 37 Education Fund will offer free classes to help union members and their families prepare for the naturalization exam and interview process to receive U.S. citizenship. Classes will be held on Wednesdays and Fridays from 6 to […]
  • Union Wins on New Full-Time Positions at H+H Facility May 14, 2019
    BY DIANE S. WILLIAMS In an ongoing fight to protect jobs and benefits, the union settled a group grievance to convert nine per diem, hourly and part-time workers at the Susan B. McKinney long-term care facility in Brooklyn to permanent, full-time positions. “These members were hired as part timers but management assigned extra hours and […]
  • Union to CUNY: Do the Right Thing, Pay Workers Now! May 8, 2019
    By MIKE LEE Workers at City University of New York are outraged that, despite having reached a quick economic agreement with the city in November 2018 and voting overwhelmingly to ratify that contract the following month, they have yet to receive their pay increase and retroactive pay. Citing unforeseen technical problems in their accounting systems, […]
  • NYC Labor History on Display May 7, 2019
    By MIKE LEE The story of New York’s labor movement is told by each new generation of workers and activists, adding voice to the chorus of a social and political movement that helped transform a city—and a nation. On May 1, International Workers Day, the Museum of the City of New York opened a new […]
  • DC 37, 32BJ Endorse Monique Chandler-Waterman for City Council May 6, 2019
      District Council 37 and 32BJ, two of New York City’s most politically active unions, recently announced their joint support of Monique Chandler-Waterman for City Council in the upcoming special election in Brooklyn’s 45th District on May 14. DC 37 Executive Director Henry Garrido and 32BJ President Hector Figueroa, issued the following statement last week: […]


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Meeting Schedule

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DC 37 Housing Committee 6:00 pm
DC 37 Housing Committee
Jun 3 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 PAC 6:00 pm
Local 1549 PAC
Jun 3 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1655 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 1655 Executive Board
Jun 3 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 376 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 376 General Membership
Jun 3 @ 6:00 pm
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DC 37 Retirees Association Hispanic Committee 10:30 am
DC 37 Retirees Association Hispanic Committee
Jun 4 @ 10:30 am
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Local 983 Executive Board 5:00 pm
Local 983 Executive Board
Jun 4 @ 5:00 pm
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Local 1549 PACC/Shop Stewards 5:30 pm
Local 1549 PACC/Shop Stewards
Jun 4 @ 5:30 pm
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Local 1359 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 1359 Executive Board
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 2627 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 2627 Executive Board
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 374 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 374 Executive Board
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 983 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 983 General Membership
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1930 Executive Board 6:45 pm
Local 1930 Executive Board
Jun 4 @ 6:45 pm
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DC 37 Retirees Association Housing Committee 11:00 am
DC 37 Retirees Association Housing Committee @ 125 Barclay St, New York, NY 10007, USA
Jun 5 @ 11:00 am
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Local 436 Executive Board 5:30 pm
Local 436 Executive Board
Jun 5 @ 5:30 pm
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DC 37 Caribbean Heritage Committee 6:00 pm
DC 37 Caribbean Heritage Committee
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 HHC General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 1549 HHC General Membership
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 Sanitation 6:00 pm
Local 1549 Sanitation
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 375 Chapter Presidents 6:00 pm
Local 375 Chapter Presidents
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1113 Executive Board 7:00 pm
Local 1113 Executive Board
Jun 5 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 1070 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 1070 Executive Board
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 Good/Welfare 6:00 pm
Local 1549 Good/Welfare
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 PACC 5:00 pm
Local 1549 PACC
Jun 10 @ 5:00 pm
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Local 1931 Executive Board 5:00 pm
Local 1931 Executive Board
Jun 10 @ 5:00 pm
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Local 1113 Shop Stewards 5:30 pm
Local 1113 Shop Stewards
Jun 10 @ 5:30 pm
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Local 1549 PCT/SPCT 7:00 am
Local 1549 PCT/SPCT
Jun 11 @ 7:00 am
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DC 37 Retirees Association General Membership 10:00 am
DC 37 Retirees Association General Membership
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am
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Local 1320 Shop Stewards 4:00 pm
Local 1320 Shop Stewards
Jun 11 @ 4:00 pm
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Local 1549 Delegates 5:00 pm
Local 1549 Delegates
Jun 11 @ 5:00 pm
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DC 37 Health/Disability Advisory Committee 5:30 pm
DC 37 Health/Disability Advisory Committee
Jun 11 @ 5:30 pm
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Local 1655 Shop Stewards 7:00 pm
Local 1655 Shop Stewards
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 1757 Executive Board 7:00 pm
Local 1757 Executive Board
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm
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DC 37 Executive Office, Executive Board 1:00 pm
DC 37 Executive Office, Executive Board
Jun 12 @ 1:00 pm
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Local 3652 General Membership 5:00 pm
Local 3652 General Membership
Jun 12 @ 5:00 pm
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DC 37 Labor Faith Committee 6:00 pm
DC 37 Labor Faith Committee
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 384 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 384 Executive Board
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm
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DC 37 Women’s Committee 6:30 pm
DC 37 Women’s Committee
Jun 12 @ 6:30 pm
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DC 37 Civil Service Committee 7:00 pm
DC 37 Civil Service Committee
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 1062 General Membership 7:00 pm
Local 1062 General Membership
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 375 Delegates 7:00 pm
Local 375 Delegates
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm
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DC 37 Political Action Committee 6:00 pm
DC 37 Political Action Committee
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 Retirement Recreation PACC 6:00 pm
Local 1549 Retirement Recreation PACC
Jun 14 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1931 General Membership 5:15 pm
Local 1931 General Membership
Jun 17 @ 5:15 pm
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Local 372 General Membership 5:30 pm
Local 372 General Membership
Jun 17 @ 5:30 pm
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Local 1407 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 1407 General Membership
Jun 17 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 Recreation 6:00 pm
Local 1549 Recreation
Jun 17 @ 6:00 pm
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DC 37 Retirees Association Political Action Committee 10:30 am
DC 37 Retirees Association Political Action Committee
Jun 18 @ 10:30 am
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Local 1549 PACC Executive Board 5:30 pm
Local 1549 PACC Executive Board
Jun 18 @ 5:30 pm
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DC 37 Asian Heritage Committee 6:00 pm
DC 37 Asian Heritage Committee
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 154 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 154 Executive Board
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 HHC Shop Stewards 6:00 pm
Local 1549 HHC Shop Stewards
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 2627 Shop Stewards 6:00 pm
Local 2627 Shop Stewards
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 957 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 957 General Membership
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1113 General Membership 7:00 pm
Local 1113 General Membership
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 1549 NEW 5:30 pm
Local 1549 NEW
Jun 19 @ 5:30 pm
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Local 1322 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 1322 General Membership
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 436 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 436 General Membership
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1087 General Membership 7:00 pm
Local 1087 General Membership
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 1505 Executive Board 7:00 pm
Local 1505 Executive Board
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 1549 DOITT-311 7:00 am
Local 1549 DOITT-311
Jun 20 @ 7:00 am
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Local 1113 Recreation Committee 6:00 pm
Local 1113 Recreation Committee
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 DCAS 6:00 pm
Local 1549 DCAS
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 420 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 420 General Membership
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1407 Executive Board 7:00 pm
Local 1407 Executive Board
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm
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Local 372 Shop Stewards 8:00 am
Local 372 Shop Stewards
Jun 22 @ 8:00 am
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Local 1549 Finance Committee 5:00 pm
Local 1549 Finance Committee
Jun 24 @ 5:00 pm
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Local 924 General Membership, Shop Stewards 5:00 pm
Local 924 General Membership, Shop Stewards
Jun 24 @ 5:00 pm
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DC 37 Delegates 7:00 pm
DC 37 Delegates
Jun 25 @ 7:00 pm
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DC 37 Retirees Association Asian Heritage Committee 1:00 pm
DC 37 Retirees Association Asian Heritage Committee
Jun 26 @ 1:00 pm
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Local 154 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 154 Executive Board
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 1549 Executive Board
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1113 Recreation Committee 6:00 pm
Local 1113 Recreation Committee
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1251 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 1251 General Membership
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1549 HBPL Chapter 6:00 pm
Local 1549 HBPL Chapter
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 374 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 374 General Membership
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 374 General Membership 7:00 pm
Local 374 General Membership
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm
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UPCOMING EVENTS

june

20jun(jun 20)6:00 pmCommunity Association Meeting, Queens

20jun(jun 20)6:30 pmCommunity Association Meeting, Brooklyn

24jun(jun 24)6:30 pmCommunity Association Meeting, Harlem

26jun(jun 26)6:00 pmDC 37 Organizing Activist Trainings

july

10jul(jul 10)6:00 pmDC 37 Labor Faith Committee

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