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Verizon has communicated to District 1 some changes to the Backup Care provisions which they have provided to their associates since the start of the pandemic.  The letter attached explains the cha

Good afternoon all it has come to our attention that there may be some of members who are receiving calls from potential scammers or hackers claiming they represent Blue Cross Blue Shield.

Have you sent an email to your NY Assemblymember about our broadband bill yet? If not, take 2 minutes right now to tell your Assemblymember that all New Yorkers must have access to affordable broadband! And then share this with your coworkers and your members.

Verizon and CWA District 1 have extended the letters of agreement between the two until September 30th 2020 regarding, working from home, home garaging, and backup care.  If there are any questions please do not hesitate to reach out to the local.  Enjoy your weekend and be safe.

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Local 1106 members participate in The CWA Day of action in support of the fight against hate and racism.

#WalkoutforBlack Lives

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#CWAStrongAgainstRacism  

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Marc Moe, Field Technician from the Maspeth Work Center.  Marc was a well respected member of 1106 who worked in several work locations over the span of his career and will be sorely missed.  Please keep him and his family in your thoughts and prayers.

It is with deep sorrow and regret that we announce the passing of Local 1106 member Nick Nikolaros, field technician from the Maspeth Work Center.  His family is thankful for all the well wishes from his fellow brothers and sisters. We will provide updated information in regards to services when we receive them.  He was a tremendous Union brother and will be sorely missed. Please keep the family in your thoughts and prayers.

Good day brothers and sisters, we hope that you and your loved ones are all well during these trying times. The June 9th general membership meeting has been postponed for now due to the pandemic.  We will be announcing a new date in the future as soon as everything is safe enough to do so. Please keep in touch with your local steward body, as well as the executive board, if you have any questions or concerns. Look out for updates to the Local 1106 website and FB page which will have the latest information concerning the membership.

The Local 1106 Executive Board, C.R.E.W. committee, and members stand with the National Union in condemning hate and racism, and is committed to contiuning to build bridges within our union, local, and with our community partners.