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To all of our member mothers and grandmothers

Sunday May 9, 2010

From the Tri County First Area Local, APWU

 

PRESIDENT OBAMA MARKS POSTAL HERITAGE DAY

On July 25, 2016, President Obama issued a message in support of Postal Heritage Day.

Read the President's message.


MESSAGE FROM MIKE GALLAGHER

Sisters and Brothers, my election webpage is currently available for viewing. I appreciate all the support that you have given me, it means a lot to me and my family.

Please view the webpage at : Mike Gallagher 2016


NEWS FROM PRESIDENT MARK HENNESSY

Spring, 2016 - Spring! It is finally here, even though we did get by with a mild winter. But it is always nice to hear the sound of the crowd roar at the crack of the bat and follow the flight of a homerun ball sailing over the fence...Read More


NEWS FROM VICE PRESIDENT CAROL ANN SANTOSUSSO

Spring, 2016 - Window clerks, do you know what an SSRD report is and have you ever seen one? In case you didn’t know...Read More


NEWS FROM INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS DIRECTOR LINDA MARIE PEABODY

Spring 2016 - Hello everyone! Hope you are all doing well. It’s really been a long time since we have been together. Not much has changed in the Post Office. We are still waiting for a contract to be ratified, bosses are still breaking our stones over every little detail of our job and some clerks are still not very happy to be working at the window. Why are we so dissatisfied, you ask, with the state of affairs at the Post Office? Let me tell you...Read More

HISTORY CORNER

Techniques of Scheme Study
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This 1968 booklet is a good reminder that we are part of a craft and this is not "just a job" to us.

Scheme Study booklet cover

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STOP STAPLES

Staples and the U.S. Postal Service have cut a deal that jeopardizes your mail service and your local post office. In fact, post offices across the country are at risk – along with thousands of good jobs. The Staples deal will replace full-service U.S. Post Offices with knock-off post offices in Staples stores that are not staffed with U.S. Postal Service employees.

Sign the Petition to Stop the Staples deal


TRI COUNTY APWU NEW MAILING ADDRESS

The Tri County First Area Local has a new mailing address: 801 Yale Avenue, Suite 519, Swarthmore, PA, 19081. All mail for the local goes to this address except for mail to Lindamarie Peabody and Rich Brown, which still goes to the Media address.


PSE Health Benefits

Any PSE who is interested in joining the APWU Health Plan can apply by contacting Director of Services, Meghan McCafferty, at (610) 623-1488. For more information, visit the Director of Services page.


HOURS AVAILABLE FOR PTF CLERKS

Not getting enough hours? Our union hall receives calls daily from post offices needing help. Call Vice President Carol Ann Santosusso at the Broomall Post Office, (610) 356-7152, for the latest opportunities. PTF clerks who are not getting forty hours but cannot get a release from their current Postmaster to work in other offices may need to file a grievance.

PTF Questions and Answers Memo


WE WELCOME CORRESPONDENCE

We welcome letters of mutual interest from our members and retirees.

Please send to:

Editor
Tri County Report
PO Box 483
Media, PA 19063


GENERAL MEETING - SEPTEMBER 2016

Tuesday, May 24, 2015
7:15 p.m.

Michael's Deli Restaurant
Route 202, Valley Forge Shopping Center

Wednesday, September 27, 2016
6:45 p.m.

Strath Haven Condominiums, 801 Yale Avenue, Conference Room
Phone: (610) 544-6415

All Members and Retiree Members are Invited to Attend Our Regularly Scheduled Meetings.

Please park in lower level parking areas, enter on fifth floor service entrance only.

AGENDA
  • Officer and Steward Reports
  • Open floor discussion
  • Drawings
  • Adjournment

2016 MEETING DATES

JAN FEB MAR APRIL MAY MAY JUNE SEPT SEPT OCT NOV Buffet DEC Party
27 24 23 27 24 25 22 27 28 26 16 11

View template for Meeting Order of Business

CONGRATULATIONS!

Donna McCummings, new member, Landenberg

Julie Anderson, new member, Wynnewood

Joe Aversa, promoted to FTR, Swarthmore

Denean Kennedy, promoted to FTR, Ridley Park

GET WELL SOON!

Claribel Medina, spouse of Julio Cebollero, Drexel Hill

Marty Peabody, Media

HAPPY TRAILS!

Rhonda Foreacre, Media, Retired
Tim Coin, Linwood, Retired
Charles (Chuck) Dandridge, Darby, Retired
Gloria Fernandez, Newtown Square, Transferred
John Williams, Norristown, Retired

OUR CONDOLENCES
To the Family, Friends and CoWorkers

Miles Clarke, son of Birgit Clarke, Landenberg

Mother of Debra Fitzgerald, Clifton Heights/Secane (retired)

Harry Heater, father of Sherri Rupert, Shop Steward, Spring City

If you would like to submit a news item, such as a birth, death, retirement, or adoption, please send us an email:

CONTACT TRI COUNTY LOCAL, APWU

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

"Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind."

--Dr. Seuss

Source: MAIL: The Journal of Communication Distribution, April 2008

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