SSEU Local 371 members and other unionists and community activists staged a powerful rally outside NYCHA headquarters to tell them to stop the outsourcing and stop the layoffs.
Check out the coverage here.
Seven Community Assistants at the Department of Housing Preservation and Development were laid off Nov. 1, and the Union is working to find them new positions as soon as possible.
SSEU Local 371 would like to say Happy Veterans Day to the men and women who have served or are currently serving in the nation's military. And a happy Veterans Day to their families as well.
President Wells will be on COBA President Norman Seabrook's radio show on WFUV 1600 AM on Friday, Nov. 8 at 11:20 a.m.
Tune in if you can!
Union President Anthony Wells was on WBAI 99.5 FM this morning between 7:10 and 7:20 am. Here is the recording of his radio appearance in case you've missed the live show.
The Union has been notified that at-risk notices were sent to 163 members working at NYCHA's community and senior centers.
This generates the labor/management process to mitigate layoffs. The Union has been in discussions with NYCHA to find alternative positions for these members.
Union President Anthony Wells will be on WBAI 99.5 FM tomorrow morning between 7:10 and 7:20 am (Thursday, Nov. 7.) Tune in!
The Union is celebrating today the election of new progressive leaders for the City of New York. We congratulate Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio, Comptroller-elect Scott Stringer, Public Advocate-elect Letitia James, Brooklyn DA-elect Ken Thompson, Brooklyn Borough President-elect Eric Adams and the newly elected members of City Council.