About the Western Region

The Western Region Coordinator is responsible for the union's activities in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and American Samoa, Guam and Saipan.

Is the Postal Service Sick?

(This article first appeared in the November/December 2018 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)

33,400+ employees are absent daily claims management, triggering their Attendance Control Employee Availability (AC/EA) crackdown while they impose so-called “Dynamic Scheduling.”

Leave rules in CBA Article 10 and the Employee & Labor Relations Manual (ELM) Chapter 510 have existed for 40 years. ACEA can’t change those rules. ELM 665.11 requires you to be regular in attendance. However, ELM 511.1 requires management to administer leave on an equitable basis for all employees considering a) the needs of the service b) the welfare of the individual employee.

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Latest News

May 21, 2019

Don’t Let the Postal Service Take Your Pulse!

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May 6, 2019

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May 1, 2019

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May 1, 2019

APWU Honors Workers Memorial Day

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Upcoming Events

Denver Regional Assembly

June 20, 2019 to June 23, 2019

800 N. Poplar St.

Casper, WY

Phone: 307-266-6000

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APWU National Postal Press Association Biennial Conference

July 31, 2019 to August 3, 2019

1 Prairie Meadows Dr

Altoona, IA 50009

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National Deaf and Hard of Hearing Conference

August 27, 2019

692 Maritime Blvd
Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
Phone: (410) 859-5700

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Secretary-Treasurer's Training

October 25, 2019 to October 27, 2019

3645 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89109

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