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IMPORTANT VERIZON BARGAINING INFO!

ATTENTION VERIZON MEMBERS-

As you know, our current collective bargaining agreement with Verizon does not expire until August, 2019, a little less than 15 months from now.

However, Verizon, CWA and IBEW are jointly announcing today that we will be entering into two weeks of bargaining beginning June 18, 2018 to determine whether it is possible to agree on the terms of a contract extension.

This development reflects an improved relationship with the company since the conclusion of our strike just about two years ago.  We will keep you posted on further developments.

In Solidarity,

Bob Speer President/Business Manager

Attention Verizon Medicare Eligible members and dependants!!

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ATTENTION- Verizon Medicare Eligible members and dependents

There are some valuable programs available to you as a Verizon Medicare Advantage participant.

Participation in these programs can lead to better health and Member participation also helps out at the bargaining table.

You may receive Free gift cards to Target, Home Depot, Amazon and other retailers for participation in House Calls and for getting your yearly exam. Here is some highlights:

  • House Calls is a great supplement to your relationship with your doctor. Information gathered by the Nurse Practitioner, Physician’s Assistant or Physician will be sent to your doctor.
  • Silver Sneakers is a FREE Gym membership to one of hundreds of gyms and locations (i.e.: NY Sports Club, SNAP Fitness, LA Fitness, Planet Fitness, Gold’s gym and many more).
  • HiHealth Innovations is a great resource to make your hearing aid benefit dollars go farther.
  • NurseLine provides registered nurses to help answer questions 24/7, providing you with peace of mind and valuable information when you need it.
  • Solutions for Caregivers is a valuable resource for you or anyone you know who may be caring for a family member or neighbor

Call United Healthcare Member Services 877-211-6548 for more info on any of these programs

FREE SCARBOROUGH RETIREMENT WORKSHOPS!

Hilton Garden Inn Hamilton

800 US Hwy 130 South

Hamilton, NJ 08690

Workshop: Thursday May 10, 2018 4-6 pm

**One on one consultation by appointment 10am to 3pm**

Please call Nuno Pereira 877-699-1211

HUDSON COUNTY CLC SCHOLARSHIP

2018 SCHOLARSHIP 

2Q18 NJ and PA EISP DECLARATIONS

Attached is a listing of surplus declarations in NJ & PA IBEW. Verizon intends to reduce force and offer the EISP. Volunteers will be accepted as necessary to meet business needs. 

 The EISP offers will be mailed to the affected employees beginning on April 24th, 2018.  The volunteer period will begin on May 1st, 2018 and end on May 30, 2018.  Volunteers whose applications for EISP are accepted will have a last day worked of June 23rd, 2018.

 

LOCAL 827 COPE GOLF OUTING

Please join us for the inaugural IBEW Local 827 C.O.P.E. Golf Outing

Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Pebble Creek Golf Club in Colts Neck, NJ

See attached brochure for additional details or contact

Local 827 Treasurer, Glenn Puzo at (609) 443-4100

Burlington County CLC 2018 Scholarship

2018 Scoop Slack Scholarship

2018 Verizon Proxy Recommendations

These recommendations were approved by the TCC-2.

2018 Peter J. Casey Scholarship Recipients

Please see the attached file for the 2018 recipients of the Peter J. Casey Scholarship. 

Discount for Verizon Retirees

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