Author Archives: Rob Stahl

New EFEL News

The APWU has received more information regarding the Emergency Federal Employees Leave. Attached is the most recent document from the USPS that was sent from VP Doug Tulino on the Emergency Federal Employee Leave. This is a USPS created document, … Continue reading

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EFEL Update

Further Guidance has been shared… it is as follows: American Rescue Plan Act  Update on Emergency Federal Employee Leave (EFEL)   Multiple questions have submitted regarding the recently passed stimulus bill known as the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 … Continue reading

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EFEL Update

Regarding the Emergency Federal Employees Leave discussed below in a previous post, the only update I have at this time is that this law does not require employees to exhaust their sick or annual leave as a prerequisite to EFEL. … Continue reading

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Contact your Supervisor for Covid Absences

Below I have the letter I am posting on the Bulletin Boards at the Jefferson Rd P&DC, and will be leaving copies in the Swing Room magazine rack for employees to take with them. If you are not at the … Continue reading

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New Emergency Leave for Covid-19

Effective March 12, 2021 postal employees are eligible for Emergency Federal Employee Leave (EFEL). The leave is available for the 8 qualifying reasons indicated below. Employees are entitled to up to 600 hours, and the eligibility period continues through September … Continue reading

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Covid Related Guidance

As this important battle continues, we recommend the following for any postal worker that has been exposed to COVID-19, is experiencing symptoms, or been diagnosed as COVID positive/presumptive positive: • Follow the USPS policy as outlined in a multitude of … Continue reading

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Pay Issues

Our national APWU was just notified less than 90 minutes ago of the following:  Mark,  I have been informed that some payroll checks for PP4 are delayed due to FedEx network/transportation issues.  This is impacting several Areas.  The checks may … Continue reading

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Union Meeting Tonight

Tonight @ 6 PM there is our Local Zoom Union meeting. Email Rob@APWUlocal215.com if you want an invite. Hope to see you there!

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Happy New Year!!

It’s not quite the new year, as it is December 28, 2020… but who is not in a hurry to get this year over with? I for one am done with 2020. Bring on a new year. Good news for … Continue reading

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LMOUs have been added/available for viewing or download

It didn’t take nearly as long as I expected; I was able to upload all the LMOUs, create the list and add the links in a relatively short amount of time. As I get time i will add more to … Continue reading

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