Local 304 is a branch of the National Postal Mail Handlers Union
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The 2017-2018 Local 304 Scholarship information and application is available by clicking on the picture below. Local 304 awards up to 18 scholarships a year in the amount of $500 each. Application deadline is September 1, 2017. For more information, please click on the picture below.
06/22/2017 - On June 21, the APWU and National Postal Mail Handlers Union (NPMHU) sent a joint letter to Postmaster General Megan Brennan chastising her administration’s “wholesale and massive job cuts.” APWU President Mark Dimondstein and NPMHU President Paul Hogrogian explained, “The cutting of an already skeletal workforce will not only cause massive disruption to the workforce but will cause further degradation of postal services for the American people throughout the country.”
The postal unions have drawn a line in the sand and are standing united against Postmaster Brennan’s continuous “cost-saving” shortcuts – shortcuts that have greatly affected not only the bargaining-unit workforce but also mail processing, mail delivery, customer service and the reputation of the United States Postal Service.
Although the APWU and NPMHU have separate collective bargaining agreements, this letter informs Postmaster Brennan that we stand together against her administration’s wholesale job cuts and tactics that ignore and break management's obligations in our collective bargaining agreements:
“Without change, these management actions essentially throw any good faith efforts and constructive relationships to the wind. At a time when the parties have been working together to craft, promote, and pass constructive postal reform legislation, we wonder why the Postal Service would choose to declare war on its unions and its employees. Rest assured that, absent correction, the APWU and the NPMHU will together resist these misguided actions and violations of your agreements with, and commitments to, our members.”
The letter concludes with an offer to meet and explore alternatives to the proposed massive cuts that will preserve service and jobs
TO READ THE LETTER CLICK HERE
Brothers and Sisters of Local 304,
The Retirement Q&A that I promised to post for you is now online. It is very user friendly. You can go to the Table of Contents and simply click on a subject that you are interested in, and the program will take you right to the subject page. You can find this booklet by going to the left-side of this page to the Retirement Q&A link is, click on it, and it will take you right to the page, or simply click on the picture below-Timothy J. Manning, Local 304 Recording Secretary.
We have had requests to put a retirement calculator on this website, and we have found a site that is self-explanatory, and gives you the option to calculate your retirement whether you are a CSRS or FERS employee. It also allows you to calculate your TSP retirement. Look to the left on this page to the sidebar, and click on the retirement picture to go to this site.
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