City of Syracuse Unions laud furlough plan

City of Syracuse Unions laud furlough plan

After months of conversations concerning pandemic related budget short falls, the City of Syracuse and its labor partners agreed on four days of furloughs for all Civilian employees over a 9-month period. The agreement will help ease a Covid-19 related strained budget...
BENTE 2419 says, “Essential Then, Essential Now!

BENTE 2419 says, “Essential Then, Essential Now!

After weeks of advocating for their essential jobs, hundreds of BENTE/AFSCME Local 2419 members staged a press conference and rally urging the Rochester City School District (RCSD) Board of Education and Superintendent to vote “no” on proposed cuts that would result...
Working Class Hero: Terri Bellanger

Working Class Hero: Terri Bellanger

HUDSON – August 30, 2019 – It’s the Friday before the Fall Semester starts at Columbia-Greene Community College (CGCC). Staff are busy getting everything ready for incoming students, and Terri Bellanger is there to make sure everyone has access to the information they...