Welcome to Local 983

President Joe Puleo

Telephone Number 212-815-1983
Fax Number 212-815-1727

Brothers and Sisters, Welcome to Local 983's new website!

On our site, you can download forms, contracts and get benefit information, you can look up contact information for union representatives including shop stewards; you can read the latest media covering the hard work of our members and union issues at In The News: To find out what we do and who we represent click on About Us.

You can also learn about up coming meetings on our Calendar page. We’ll also be putting up photos of Union events, both celebrations and struggles in our Events page.

So please go up to the site's navigational bar on top and click away.

We hope the sisters and brothers of our local, as well as visitors interested in who we are and what we do, will find the site both useful and informative. We have tried to make it easy for our members to find your benefit information and forms.

If you ever have any questions or need assistance, feel free to contact the union office. Our number is 212- 815-1983.

Beginning Jan. 21, 2020, All DC 37 Services Will Be Located at 55 Water Street (23rd Floor)

Beginning Jan. 21, 2020, All DC 37 Services Will Be Located at 55 Water Street (23rd Floor)


Beginning Jan. 21, 2020, all DC 37 services will be located at 55 Water Street (23rd Floor) as we initiate extensive work at our headquarters at 125 Barclay Street that is expected to take between 3–5 years to complete.

To Access DC 37 Services at 55 Water Street:

• Please call in advance for easier access to the building

• If you do not call in advance, you will have to go through airport-like security

• You must have government-issued identification to get into the building

• Business hours are 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Monday-Friday

Members seeking union assistance can reach their representatives by calling the same phone numbers as in the past or reaching out to one of the following:

• DC 37 Main Number: 212-815-1000

• DC 37 Benefits: 212-815-1234

• DC 37 Education Fund (for classes): 212-815-1700 (or email edfund@ dc37.net). Please note the DC 37 Education Fund is located at 75 Broad St., NYC.

Subway Directions to 55 Water Street:

#4 or 5 to Bowling Green #1, R & W to Whitehall St. #2 or 3 to Wall St.   J, Z, M to Broad St.

Please note it's a 5 to 10 minute walk to 55 Water St. from the subway stations listed above.

For info & updates, please visit the DC 37 website: www.dc37.net


District Council 37 : DC 37

District Council 37

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Local 983 Events Calendar

April 2020
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Tue Mar 03 @ 5:00PM - 06:00PM
Executive Board Meeting
Tue Mar 03 @ 6:00PM -
Shop Steward Meering
Fri Mar 13 @ 8:30AM - 01:00PM
Play Fair Rally
Mon Apr 06 @ 5:00PM - 06:00PM
Executive Board Meeting
Mon Apr 06 @ 6:00PM -
General Membership Meeting

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