07. 04. 2015 News
Happy Fourth of July Local 601
Message from Noel Christmas, President On July 4 1776, 56 members of the Second Continental Congress voted to declare their...
07. 03. 2015 News
UWUA Union Family Picnic - August 22nd
Members Walk for Diabetes and Heart Disease
Members of Utility Workers Union of America Local 601, Northern billing department, joined hundreds of other supporters ad...
Stand up for Newark Schools
As part of the larger effort to privatize public education, our brothers and sisters teaching in Newark have come under...
UWUA First Ever Women's Caucus Meeting
In an historic first, a UWUA Women's Caucus will convene to discuss workplace issues that are unique to women at this year's...
NJ AFL-CIO Holds 1st Young Worker Summit
The first New Jersey State AFL-CIO Young Workers Summit held Monday, June 15, 2015. Following the summit, we were honored...
06. 18. 2015 Political Action
2015 NJ AFL-CIO Endorsements
05. 12. 2015 News
Congratulations to two union brothers on their victories in the May 12 municipal elections.
John Amodeo, a former New Jersey Assemblyman and member of IUOE Local 825, was elected to a seat on the Margate City...
04. 20. 2015 President's Message
A Celebration of Field Collectors
I would like to thank our field collectors for the outstanding job that was done the past few years. Because of your work...
04. 20. 2015 News
Shop Stewards Training a major success.
On Saturday March 21, 2015 our law firm Obrien, Belland and Bushinsky conducted training for over 75 local 601 officers. The...
03. 23. 2015 Political Action
NJ House Democrats joined by Reps. LoBiondo and Smith in Standing Up for the Rights of Workers
Today in the House of Representatives, a Republican resolution undermining fair labor union elections and rolling back...
02. 24. 2015 News
NJ State AFL-CIO Lauds Christie Pension Suit Ruling
Gov. Christie used the bragging rights from the 2011 pension reforms to raise his national profile and further his political...
02. 09. 2015 News
Christie Vetoes ‘Buy American’ Bills; Squanders Jobs Opportunity Here at Home
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie had the opportunity to create badly needed manufacturing and fabricating jobs here at home,...
01. 19. 2015 News
MLK Day:Tribute to Dr. King
The 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference will be held Jan. 15–19 in Atlanta. The Conference is...
01. 05. 2015 News
Appellate Court Rules in Favor of Public-Sector Retirees in Suit Challenging Drug Copays
A New Jersey Appellate Court ruled on New Year’s Eve that the Christie administration had no power to impose higher...
12. 23. 2014 President's Message
Peace and Goodwill Local 601
A Holiday Message from Noel Christmas, President On behalf of the staff and officers here at the Utility Workers Union of...