Useful Links for Members


United in DC 37, we are a mighty and powerful force to be reckoned with. We’re also part of AFSCME— the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees— with more than 1.6 million members like us nationwide. Click here for the website...


State law calls on municipalities to sharply reduce current numbers of provisional employees, and the state Civil Service Commission is insisting that New York City begin by January 2009 to replace provisionals who have served longer than four months when civil service lists exist with appointments from the lists. Union members who are provisionals should take civil service tests they are eligible to become permanent civil service workers. Click here for more information...


The Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) ensures that City agencies have the critical resources and support needed to provide the best possible services to the public. Specifically, the agency... for more information: click here for the website...



The New York City Employees’ Retirement System (NYCERS) was founded by the New York State Legislature in 1920 with 13,331 members. Today, NYCERS has grown into the largest municipal public employee retirement system in the United States with more than 350,000 active members and retirees including civilian employees such as clerical workers, accountants and social workers, and uniformed employees such as New York City Correction Officers and Sanitation Workers. Click here for the website...

RetireeS Association

The Retirees Association is open to all retired municipal employees who worked in the jurisdiction of DC 37 at any time in their careers, or who draw benefits from DC 37 Funds, and their spouses/domestic partners. 

The Association works for legislative, political and social campaigns to defend and improve health insurance, social security, pensions, and Medicare. It funds recreational and learning activities for eligible retirees. Click here for the website...


AFSCME is the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO. Our 1.6 million members provide the vital services that make America happen. AFSCME advocates for fairness in the workplace, excellence in public services and prosperity and opportunity for all working families. Click here for the website


Being an AFSCME member doesn’t only get you an advantage at the bargaining table – it also gets you access to discounts and benefits that can help make life a little easier. To bulk order brochures and materials about AFSCME Advantage benefits for your local or council, click here for the webpage... 


The New York City Central Labor Council (NYCCLC) is a non-profit labor membership organization devoted to supporting, advancing and advocating for the working people of New York City. As the nation's largest regional labor federation, the NYCCLC brings together 300 local unions from every trade, occupation, public and private sector of the New York economy. We represent 1.3 million workers, including teachers, truck drivers, operating engineers, nurses, construction workers, electricians, firefighters, retail workers, janitors, train operators, bakers, and many more who are the backbone of today’s workforce. Please click here for the website...


The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) is a voluntary federation of 56 national and international labor unions. The AFL-CIO was created in 1955 by the merger of the AFL and the CIO. Click here for the website

NY Committee for Occupational Safety & Health

This website includes valuable information about Health and Safety issues affecting New York City workers. It is especially valuable for on the job injuries and World Trade Center claims. Click here for the website

Organization of Staff Analysts

The Organization of Staff Analysts (OSA) is a vibrant and growing union of professionals in public service. We represent employees of the City of New York in the Analyst title series serving in more than 50 City agencies, as well as other municipal employees in a range of professional titles. Click here for the website