CWA Local 1081
60 Park Place, Suite 501
Newark, NJ, 07102
Office (973) 623-1081
Fax: (732) 988-1081

Helping People to Help Themselves!

CWA 2016 Meetings
Donated Leave Requests
Labor's View

NEW! Visit Labor's View, now available for live streaming on YouTube.

September 2016: Beverly Brown Ruggia

The Real Price of War

Click image or link above to view a 10 minute fact-filled slide show on the real price of the occupation


Newark Teachers Union

New Jersey Citizen Action Oil Group

November 27, 2016 - We just posted new Labor's View episodes for March, June, August, and September 2016, featuring Beverly Brown Ruggia from NJ Citizen Action. We also cover the annual board meeting and have interviews with Barbara Weiland and Catherine P Wilson

May 31, 2016 - Our archive has been updated with a recent withdrawal of a grievance regarding infectious disease protocols and an inspector general/investigation member interrogations arbitration settlement

March 7, 2016 - CWA Local is asking our Union’s Brothers and Sisters to consider assisting David Shephard by donating sick and vacation time, as it has been claimed by the County that David has exhausted all of his. Please click here for more information.

January 14, 2016 - Click here for the agenda for the 1/15/16 CWA 1081/Management Joint Professional and Clerical Health and Safety Meeting

September 17, 2015 - Our archive has recently been updated to include a grievance regarding the proposed use of CWEP clients as office greeters.

May 1, 2015 - One Client, One Worker! CWA Local 1081 is joining forces with the PESU on May 20, 2015 at 6:30pm at the Essex County Freeholder meeting. Read more about the protest here.

February 5, 2015 - Click here for an image of the entrance to the Essex County Division of Welfare's Westside Citizen Services Center office's client waiting room the morning of 2/5/15 at 10:30 am. It is the hallway leading to the record room. It's happened every day since the County sent 8,000 TANF clients' cases to the Westside office from the Downtown office with no additional staff.

January 26, 2015 - A recent article published at spotlighting the crippling processing delays at the Newark welfare office includes comments from CWA Local 1081 President David Weiner.