Local 852's Frequently Asked Questions

  • 1. What Is AFSCME?
    AFSCME stands for American Federation of State, County, Municipal Employees. CSEA members are also members of AFSCME.
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  • 2. What Is CSEA?
    CSEA is an acronym for Civil Service Employees Association. There are in excess of 265,000 members throughout New York State - employed by State Agencies, Towns, Villages, Libraries, School Districts, etc.
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  • 3. How Many Members Are In Suffolk Local 852?
    There are over 3,400 members in this Local - employees of Towns (including Fire Districts), Villages and Libraries within Suffolk County
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  • 4. Who Represents Me?
    Each unit within Suffolk Local 852 has elected Officers who can assist members with questions, grievances, etc.

    Each unit is assigned a Labor Relations Specialist - a staff member of CSEA Region 1 (631-462-0030) who will also assist members with their concerns.

    Suffolk Local 852 is available as an additional resource for Unit Members.
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  • 5. Where Can I See My Unit Contract?
    All unit contracts are posted on the Suffolk Local 852 Website.

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