Local 1104 News Archive

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    Election Results

    The results of the 2020 CWA Local 1104 Elections have been certified and are now final.   I would like to give a tremendous thank you to the members of the Election Committee for their impeccable handling of this process. Job well done!   Chair Election Committee – Sean Colon Toni-Rose Annicaro  ...

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    Home Garaging Extended

    The Home Garage Agreement for Verizon workers has been extended until December 31st. Click here to download the agreement.  

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    Verizon Surplus Announced

    Verizon has announced a surplus. Below is the letter from the company. This letter is to notify you that Verizon New York Inc., Verizon Services Corp., and Empire City Subway Company (Ltd.), (collectively "the Company") are declaring a surplus condition in twenty-eight (28)titles within Force...

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    CWA Voter Guide

    There are 3 ways you can vote this year: You can vote by mail. All New York residents may vote by absentee ballot this year. If you haven't already, request your ballot at absenteeballot.elections.ny.gov. If prompted to give a reason for requesting an absentee ballot, you may select "Temporary...

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    Home Garaging and Work from Home Renewal Reached

    CWA and Verizon have agreed to extend the Work from Home and Home Garaging agreements. The Work from Home Agreement will be extended until January 1, 2021. The Home Garaging Agreement has been extended until October 31, 2020. Please see the click the links above for the attached agreements. Stay...

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    2020 Scholarship Winners

    CWA Local 1104 awarded twenty-two (22) scholarships.  A total of $23,000 was given to the children and grandchildren of our members and retirees.  We at Local 1104 hope this money will help in their pursuit of higher education and that they will have a successful school year: Active $1000 each:...

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    Happy Labor Day

    This year, Labor Day looks a lot different for many of us. The usual activities-the parades, backyard barbecues, vacations, and gatherings with friends and families-will be smaller, postponed or canceled altogether.   But Labor Day always has meant more than just social events. It's a day to honor...

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    September Union Meeting Canceled

    Unfortunately, we are cancelling our General Membership meeting that was scheduled for Tuesday, September 15, 2020 due to the COVID 19 Pandemic.   Below is the revised schedule.   GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING TUESDAY, DECEMBER 8TH   TIME:           6 PM   PLACE:       AMERICAN LEGION POST #1066 HALL...

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    Take Action: Pass the Heroes Act

    Our Senators in New York State are on board and fighting to have the senate take up H.R. 6800. Please share the image above on social media and ask your friends and family across the country to urge their senators to pass the Heroes Act.

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    COVID-19 Agreements with Verizon Extended

    CWA and Verizon have agreed to extend the home garaging, work from home and back up care agreements, until September 30, 2020.  Please see attached agreements. With COVID-19 continuing to impact our daily lives, we have decided to cancel our Annual Golf Outing. Be safe and have a good weekend...

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    8 Minutes and 46 Seconds-Stop Work

    As trade unionists and as Americans, we were all outraged by the vicious murder of George Floyd. We are heartened by the uprising of hundreds of thousands of Americans, Black, Brown and white, demanding an end to racism and declaring: "Black Lives Matter." Because of COVID-19, it has been...

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    June Meeting Canceled

    We hope everyone is doing well during these diffucult times. Please be aware that due to the COVID 19 Pandemic we will be cancelling the General Membership Meeting that was scheduled for June 9, 2020. Below is the revised schedule for the 2020 meetings. Please continue to work safely and I hope...

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    Extension of Agreements with Verizon

    I hope this message finds every member and their families well as we continue this journey that none of us has ever experienced before. We pray we never experience this again. As a District and as a Local of CWA we continue to do everything we can to get each member to the other side of this ordeal...

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    Members Assistance Program

    We understand that this time can be especially difficult for those of us that are in recovery or suffer from anxiety or depression, as being isolated exacerbates these issues. I have resources and contact information that can help you through this difficult time. Part of being a member of CWA...

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    Minimizing the Threat from Coronavirus

    To all the members of CWA Local 1104 and your families, I hope this message finds all of you well and as safe as you can be during this extraordinary period of time. As a Local and District, we are doing everything possible to minimize the threat of the Coronavirus to each and every one of you as...

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    New Agreement Reached in Regards to Bonuses

    Verizon and CWA have reached a Bonus agreement for those who are unable to work from home. Eligible members will receive $300 beginning this week. Below are all of the agreements we have reached since the start of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak Click here to read the Bonus Agreement. Click...