Early Voting Starts for the 1st Time in New York

Early Voting Starts for the 1st Time in New York

A message from Business Manager Mike Prohaska:

I encourage each and every one of you to go out and vote in this current election cycle. Visit www.VoteEarlyNY.org and select your county to find your early voting site, which is likely to be different than your normal voting location. This weekend early voting sites will be open from 10 am – 4 pm.

Even if there is not a competitive race in your district, this election is still important to demonstrate the political power of our union. Politicians can …

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Mandatory Sexual Harassment Training!!

Mandatory Sexual Harassment Training!!

TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO COMPLY WITH THE NEW YORK STATE MANDATORY SEXUAL HARASSMENT TRAINING REGULATIONS!!

NYSDOL has made it mandatory for all workers to receive sexual harassment training. The NYS Deadline for Mandatory Sexual Harassment Prevention Training is on October 9, 2019. You can call the Mason Tenders Training Fund at 718-383-6863 to schedule a class or take it online at https://www1.nyc.gov/site/cchr/law/sexual-harassment-training.page

IMPORTANT: If you complete the training online, you will get a certificate of completion. Once you receive your certificate please bring it …

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African-American Day Parade 2019

African-American Day Parade 2019

Hundreds of Local 79 members joined a crowd of many thousands for the annual African American Day Parade in Harlem. Members were LOUD and PROUD wearing their distinctive Local 79 t-shirts. Unions and community organizations throughout New York City were represented at the festive parade, as were numerous high school marching bands. 

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