Member News

On March 20, 2020, Governor Cuomo issued an Executive Order stating that all non-essential workers must stay home and work from home to the maximum extent possible, effective March 22, 2

The new phone number established for members to call in the event that they cannot get through to ACP. DC 37 Executive Director Henry Garrido said on his Facebook Live.  

TO ALL MEMBERS OF THE EXECUTIVE BOARD, DELEGATES, ALTERNATE DELEGATES AND GENERAL MEMBERS OF LOCAL 375

Dear Sisters and Brothers:

The Joseph E. Collins Memorial Scholarship is open to high school seniors whose parent or legal guardian is an active member of the Civil Service Technical Guild, Local 375.

Local 375 is in the process of putting together a nomination/election committee to run an election of officers for Local 375. Any member interested in participating should contact the Local 375 office at 212-815-1375 and speak to either Administrator John English or Alba Germosen.

Ballots have been mailed out for the contract ratification by AAA. They will be counted on August 14th. If you did not receive a ballot, please call AAA during normal business hours at 800-529-5218 to request a duplicate.

Local 375 members overwhelmingly adopt a new governing document to move our union forward. The vote was conducted from July 9-11.  The vote count was 683-yes to 83-no's. 

Click here for a summary of the amendments and a copy of our new constitution.

After a marathon negotiating session in late June, we concluded talks with the city on a new economic agreement, which provides for fair wage increases worth more than 7 percent and a new paid parental leave benefit. 

The contract provides for a retroactive 2 percent raise on Sept. 26, 2017, a 2.25 percent increase on Sept. 26, 2018, and an additional 3 percent on Oct. 26, 2019. The contract’s term is from Sept. 26, 2017, to May 26, 2021.

DC 37/Local 375 has a tentative agreement on a new contract, this includes health insurance. A special membership meeting has been scheduled to discuss the new contract and answer questions. The meeting will be: Thursday, July 5th at 6 pm at DC 37; 125 Barclay St., Room 1-2,  New York. Please click here for the summary of the Tentative Agreement.

Ballots were counted for delegates to the AFSCME's 43rd International Convention on June 18, 2018. The delegates elected to represent your interests are: Michael Troman, Mitchell Feder, Liz Eastman, Harry Donas, Stacey Moriates, Elaine Garcia, Rebecca Freed, Mike Kenny, Migdalia Acevedo and Jennifer Rodriguez. Congratulations to the elected delegates.

An education and experience test is one where instead of taking a multiple choice exam, you are graded based on the education and experience you list on the application during the filing period... read more

Employees in titles represented by unions that have collectively bargained an agreement to opt into New York State Paid Family Leave Benefits will be eligible to take paid family leave (“PFL”). PFL is an employee-funded insurance policy that provides job-protected, paid time-off to bond with a newly born, adopted or fostered child, to care for a family member with a serious health condition including preparation and recovery from surgery related to organ or tissue donation, or to assist loved ones when a family member is deployed in a foreign country on active military service.