DC 47 PEOPLE Interviews With Candidates

On Saturday, March 16, DC 47’s PEOPLE Committee will have City Council At-Large candidates present and answer questions beginning at 9:30 a.m. at 1600 Walnut Street on the 3rd floor. All members are welcome to attend. We spoke to City Commissioner candidates earlier this week.

VMO Training

We need now more than ever to mobilize workers in joining the UNION to win Fairness, Respect and a Voice on the work place.

Local 810 Members Say Yes To New Contract Proposal


DC 47 Pres. Fred Wright and Local 810 Pres. Jim Smith were part of the negotiating team that worked to get the new contract. They were all smiles after members of Local 810 voted to ratify the new contract with the First Judicial District.


Our wages, benefits, working conditions, health and safety, and even whether we have jobs at all, are in the hands of officials who influence our future.

Health & Safety

There is nothing more important than staying safe on the job. Our lives depend on it. That is why, as AFSCME members, we have access to some of the best workplace health and safety resources available.


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