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Steve Wood
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Gary Thomas
  Vice President

Stan Porter
  Clerk Craft Director

Joe Wrobel
  Motor Vehicle Craft Director

John Diem
  Maintenance Craft Director

Joe Gordon

Elaine Dunlap

John P. Smeekens
  Veterans Director

Lucy Morton
  OWCP Director

Richard Dale
  Human Relations Director

*Director Position Vacant*
  Legislative Director

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Postal and Union Related Web Sites

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  The Official Site Of The American Postal Workers Union

  The Public Site Of The US Postal Service

2015-2018 Collective Bargaining Agreement
  The Official APWU/USPS 2015-2018 Contract

Joint Contract Interpretation Manual
  National's Joint Contract Interpretation Manual (JCIM)

Pay and Benefits
  The APWU offers an array of special benefits to its members

DOL Employees Guide to the FMLA
  An introduction to the Family and Medical Leave Act

Employee and Labor Relations Manual (ELM)
  Peruse The ELM Online

Federal Employees Health Benefits Program Home Page
  The OPM FEHB Information Page

Office of Workers Compensation Programs
  OPM's Office of Worker's Compensation Programs (OWCP) Page

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  USPS EAP - Magellan Health Services

  The USPS Extranet Site For Employees

  This System Supports the Bargaining Unit Reassignment Process

USPS Forms & Publications
  A page with links to numerous USPS resources

USPS Employment Page
  Search for USPS Jobs Online

  Manage Your Pay and Benefits

  Retrieve Your Earnings Statements Online

  Obtain An Annuity Estimate Instantly

Thrift Savings Plan
  The Official TSP Homepage

Is Disability Retirement Right For You?
  Disability Retirement Info From NARFE

ABA - American Postal Workers Accident Benefit Association
  Information On A Valuable Benefit Available To You As An APWU Member

APW-ABA Memorial Scholarship
  Honoring: Michael A Tosches, Thomas Hartos and Eugene Johnson

The Work Number
  Verify Your USPS Employment and Income to a Lender

Office of Personnel Management Retirement Information
  The OPM Retirement Information and Services Page

Social Security Administration
  You Can File For Your Social Security Benefits Online

  Information On The Medicare And Medicaid Programs

Choose to Save
  Advice on Long-Term Personal Financial Security

National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE)
  Dedicated To Improving The Benefits Of Retired Federal Employees

Federal Citizen Information Center
  Lots of Consumer Information, Free Publications

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
  Download Tax Forms, Check Your Refund Status, Tax Tips

  America's Union Movement

Congressional Information Center
  Find Your National Elected Officials, Info on Candidates and Postal Related Legislation

Michigan Senate
  Find Your Michigan State Senator

Michigan House
  Find Your Michigan State Representative

Labor Notes
  Labor Related News and Information

Veterans eBenefits
  A Gateway to Veterans Benefit Information

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
  The Nations Voice for Veterans

The American Legion
  The Preeminent Voice for Veterans

Vietnam Veterans of America
  Never Again Will One Generation Of Veterans Abandon Another

Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America
  For America's Newest Generation of Veterans

Disabled American Veterans
  Building Better Lives for America's Disabled Veterans

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  Info on Veteran's Benefits, Health Care, Military Records, and more

Michigan Postal Workers Union
  Postal News From Around the State

Postal Employees Network
  Current Postal News
  The Daily News Digest of the Postal World

Postal Reporter
  Connecting Postal Employees to News and Information

  Online News For Postal Employees

21st Century Postal Worker
  Online Discussion of Postal News and Events

Save the Post Office
  Closures, Consolidations, Suspensions: Stories, Analysis, Opinion

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The 480-481 Area Local maintains offices at 810 Livernois in Ferndale, Michigan 48220 and represents all APWU members in the following USPS installations: Almont, Allen Park, Anchorville, Belleville, Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Brighton, Carleton, Chelsea, Clarkston, Clawson, Davisburg, Dearborn, Dearborn Heights, Fair Haven, Flat Rock, Garden City, Grosse Ile, Hartland, Hazel Park, Highland, Keego Harbor, Lake Orion, Marine City, Marysville, Michigan Call Center, Michigan Metroplex, Milan, Milford, Mt. Clemens, New Baltimore, New Boston, New Haven, New Hudson, Novi, Oxford, Pinckney, Plymouth, Pontiac, Port Huron, Richmond, Rochester, Rockwood, Romeo, Romulus, Royal Oak, South Lyon, South Rockwood, St. Clair, Sterling Heights, Trenton, Troy, Troy Customer Care Center, Union Lake, Utica, Walled Lake, Warren, Washington, Waterford, Wayne, Westland, Willis, Wixom, Wyandotte and Yale.

The Union office is normally open from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM Monday through Friday and the telephone numbers are (248) 543-3262/3263/3264. The 24 hour number is (248) 543-3262. FAX: (248) 543-2750.