Become a member

All workers in union jobs are automatically part of the union. You must, however, finalize your membership by signing a dues authorization card. This card should be physically distributed with your letter of appointment and throughout your department through the action of our stewards (contact us if this isn’t the case!). You can also fill out a pdf of the card, hand it in to a steward, mail it to our Local’s offices uptown, or email a scan to

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