Office closed due to weather conditions

Holyoke public schools are closed again tomorrow, January 5th, due to weather conditions. Our offices are tied to the city closings and will therefore be closed too. Stay safe everyone. As of 4:59pm on Jan. 4th, 2018. Hampden ( 17 ) Holyoke Public Schools: Closed Tomorrow   Holyoke & Amherst  public schools are closed today, January 4th, due to weather conditions. Our offices are tied … Continue reading

Please Help with Puerto Rico Relief

FROM: UAW Region 9A Our UAW Brothers and Sisters in Puerto Rico desperately need our help – and they need it now. Our UAW members living on the Island — and Puerto Rican families of UAW members here — are facing horrific conditions resulting from hurricane Maria. There is no electricity. Many people have no food or water. There is a serious shortage of fuel and … Continue reading

Oct 22 Membership Meeting Brunch at the Delaney House

On Sunday, October 22 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm we will hold our annual Union Membership Meeting. This year it will include a brunch at the Delaney House!  The Local will do our best to help provide transportation for those who need it. The Delaney House is located at 3 Country Club Rd, Holyoke, MA. Please RSVP, to or your Union Rep, before Monday, … Continue reading

Join AFL-CIO Counter Protest in Boston Saturday

“With you, I have watched with heartbreak the hateful and violent actions of white supremacists and neo-Nazis in Charlottesville this week and the subsequent offensive and troubling reaction from President Trump. The Massachusetts AFL-CIO joins AFL-CIO President, Richard Trumka in condemning last Saturday’s act of domestic terrorism in Charlottesville. We mourn with the families and friends of Heather Heyer and state Troopers Lieutenant H. Jay … Continue reading

MNA Nurses Need Our Help!

Please come out and join the Baystate nurses, represented by the Massachusetts Nurses Association, at an informational picket Monday, August 7, 2017 from 4 to 6 p.m. outside the Baystate Health corporate offices at 280 Chestnut Street in Springfield. The nurses are providing a bus for the Greenfield area nurses and supporters which will arrive at the Big Y parking lot at 237 Mohawk Trail,   Greenfield at 2:30 p.m. and depart at … Continue reading