We are pleased to announce that UPSEU has established a partnership with Marist College. This benefit is being offered to our Members and their family just in time for the Spring semester. Click here to learn more. What's New at UPSEU
NEW HAVEN — The U.S. Department of Labor has ordered the city to pay more than $65,000 in back pay so far to 122 city Public Works and some Parks Department workers after the employees’ union discovered an apparent error in the way the city was calculating overtime pay, the union said.
The ruling includes $65,808 in back pay for a two-year period ending on Dec. 31, 2020. In addition, the city will be issuing a second payment for retroactive overtime pay that employees have earned so far in 2021, the United Public Service Employees Union said in a statement. READ FULL ARTICLE
FEMA will pay families up to $9K to help cover funeral costs for COVID victims. The program was enacted under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. Please click on the FEMA link below for specific details.
With successive grievance arbitration wins last month, the United Public Service Employees Union (“UPSEU”), who represents municipal employees throughout the City of Springfield, proves it is a force to be reckoned with when it comes to defending its members.Read More...
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