information: The online form for NALC members
to sign up as members of the NALC e-Activist Network and the online
form for NALC members to update their contact information are both
back in service once again.
North Carolina Letter Carriers! New, Intermediate and Advanced Steward Training Will Be Offered On February 24, 2015 in Charlotte
The training will be given by Region 9's NBA Kenny Gibbs.
If you're from a small branch that doesn't get to attend training seminars,
this is a great opportunity for 'proper' training and a chance to meet Kenny.
For additional information please scroll down.
Letter Carriers! Are you planning on attending this year's Spring Training and/or the State Convention in Raleigh, NC?
Spring Training will be March 27 & 28
State Convention will be June 19 &20
Both will be held at the Holiday Inn
For details on both events, Click Here.
Remember, there are other news sources for North Carolina's letter carriers besides this website. Be sure to check out The North Carolina Letter Carrier Activist by clicking here.
And for the latest news regarding the Postal Service, letter carriers, working families, unions and NC politics in general, go to our State Association's Twitter page at Twitter.com/NCLetterCarrier
You Gotta Laugh to Keep From Cryin'
Cable 8 TV Show in the Greensboro Viewing Area
Triad Jobs With Justice
Co-hosted by Richard Koritz and O.W. Sweeney
Broadcast twice each week in the Greensboro viewing area Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday afternoons at 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday showings are a repeat of the Saturday shows.
National Sales Manager
North Carolina Letter Carriers,
we appreciate your business over the years
and look forward to serving your
postal needs in the future
New, Intermediate and Advanced
Given By Region 9 National Business Agent Kenny Gibbs
February 24, 2015
6:00 -- 8:00 p.m.
IBEW Union Hall
1900 Cross Beam Dr.
Please RSVP, if you can, so that Kenny knows how much material to bring.
For more information: Call Fred Vance, NALC Branch 2794, Kannapolis at 704-408-5373 or Contact the Region 9 office at 954-964-2116.
Attention: Newly Hired, Career-track
City Carrier Assistants (CCAs)
If you have questions about pay, workload, relative standing and more should download the free NALC City Carrier Assistant Rights & Benefits booklet. This 12-page PDF also discusses uniforms, annual and sick leave, rights under the NALC-USPS National Agreement, health insurance, opting and hold-downs, and the various contract memorandums of understanding (MOUs) that deal specifically with CCAs. Click here to download the booklet (PDF, 1 MB).
MOU for filling residual vacancies: The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Re: Residual Vacancies – City Letter Carrier Craft, M-01824, puts in place a procedure for filling residual vacancies that includes assignment of unassigned regulars, conversion to regular of part-time flexibles (PTFs), transfers, and city carrier assistant (CCA) conversions to full-time regular career status. Read more about the procedure here. An updated list of vacancies available for transfer opportunities under M-01824 was posted in eReassign Feb. 1 and is available here. Transfer requests from career employees will be accepted through eReassign following the procedure in the MOU. For assistance with eReassign click here, or contact your shop steward, branch president or national business agent’s office. To find your national business agent’s office, click here.
H. Res. 12: 6-day resolution re-introduced in the House to preserve 6-day mail delivery. So far it has 45 co-sponsors. Check here to see if your representative has signed on.
28: Door delivery resolution reintroduced in
the House “expressing the sense of the House of
Representatives that the United States Postal Service should take
all appropriate measures to ensure the continuation of its 6-day
mail delivery service.”
Guide to Route Inspections: This guide assists
shop stewards and branch officers in identifying contractual
violations that take place during management's unilateral six-day
route counts and inspections/adjustments, and with filing
successful grievances on those violations.
Click here to download the
The Central NC Chapter of the American Red Cross needs volunteer drivers in Durham, NC for their transportation program. Drivers assist the elderly, low-income people and people with disabilities in getting to their medical appointments. For more info call 919-489-6541 ext 4120 and speak with Jeffrey Isaacson.
This is The North Carolina Letter Carrier, the official website of the North Carolina State Association of Letter Carriers. If you've come here looking for information concerning active and retired letter carriers, you've come to the right place. We invite you stop in and visit with us a while. If you can't find what you're looking for or have questions, feel free to contact us via our Contact page.
You can find us at our location below or you can
send us a message via our contact page.
Richard Thayer, Editor
4 Heritage Ct.
Thomasville, NC 27360