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Local 804 Golf Classic Raises Over $13k for Scholarship Fund

We teed off for the 19th annual Local 804 Golf Classic on September 8 with 116 golfers, 14 volunteers, and another 30 guests for dinner. It was a beautiful day, a successful event, and, best of all, we raised $13,465 for the Doc Dougherty Scholarship Fund. 

 

Labor Day Parade 2019

Celebrate the NYC Labor Day Parade with Teamsters Local 804. 

March with Local 804 in the NYC Labor Day Parade this Saturday, September 7. Meet at 11 am on West 47th Street between 5th and 6th Avenue.

Let your steward or business agent know you'll be there, if you can!

Happy Labor Day

Happy Labor Day from Teamsters Local 804. Remember that this long weekend is brought to you by the blood, sweat and tears of union members who came before us.

Have fun. Be safe. Don't drink and drive. Protect your safety, your license, and your job.

Beating Trumped Up Falsification

In a win against trumped up falsification charges, 22-year driver Morley Purvis won his job through the grievance panel—with three months full back-pay.

 

Beating Discipline and Enforcing Our Contract

Protecting members from unfair discipline and enforcing workers’ rights are what our union is all about.

Back to Work

UPS fired Prescott Solomon after accusing him of stealing time.

Don't Let the Company Short Your Pay

Rafael Ruiz, a Brush Ave. package driver, completed his progression. But his pay did not match his seniority. Management 
ignored the problem. So did his former BA.

Local 804 Protects Double Time Pay for Sunday Work

Pushed by Amazon and the explosion of e-Commerce, UPS will begin Sunday pick-up and delivery in January of next year.

Unity Pays Off at Elmsford

Steward Tony Norberto flashes grievance checks that were distributed among members at Elmsford for supervisors working violations.

Full-Time Jobs Returned to Melville

When management violated the contract by moving full-time 22.3 jobs from Melville to Nassau, Local 804 took action.