About the Central Region

The Central Region Coordinator is responsible for organizing the union's activities in 13 central states.  The Central Region Office serves APWU members in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

Here We Come Again – Where There’s a Will There’s a Way

(This article first appeared in the November/December issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)

Who knew? Another year has passed and we are still dealing with COVID-19. We remain battered but unbowed. During the pandemic, we found ways to represent our members, communicate between members and our leadership, and file timely grievances. We continued to enforce the contract, keep our members informed, have local and state meetings, hold elections, negotiate agreements and more. Just writing it out still amazes me.

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Latest News

January 6, 2022

Here We Come Again – Where There’s a Will There’s a Way

(This article first appeared in the January/February 2022 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) Who knew?...

March 2, 2021

Rank and File Bargaining Advisory Committee Appointed

With national contract negotiations set to begin in June, President Mark Dimondstein has announced the names of union...

March 1, 2021

Postal Workers Are Essential Workers

(This article first appeared in the March/April 2021 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) Moving forward into...

January 16, 2020

John R. Smith, First Retirees Director, Passes Away

John R. Smith, former Retirees Department Director, passed away Jan. 11, at the age of 91. Brother Smith (known by most...

Upcoming Events

Four-State Caucus: SD, ND, MN, WI

March 3, 2022 to March 5, 2022

201 E 8th, Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Room Rates: King $139, Queen $129 Room Block Deadline: January 31st at 5pm.
Phone: 605-444-4704 
Group name: 2022 Four State Caucus
Group code: FSC22
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2022 Arkansas-Iowa-Missouri Tri-State Convention

May 12, 2022 to May 14, 2022

3351 Percy Drive
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Registration Fees are $100 per attendee.
Room rates are $124.99 per night for standard rooms and $134.99 per night for Suites.
Individual Call-in reservations can be made by reserving online at www.druryhotels.com with Group number 2442021, or calling 1-800-325-0720 with Group number 2442021. Reservations at these prices must be received on or before Wednesday, April 20th, 2022. After this date, reservations will be charged at the regular hotel rate.
Hospitality Thursday night.
Banquet Saturday night.
Training to be determined.

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Tri-State Convention - IA, MO, AR

May 12, 2022 to May 15, 2022

3351 Percy Drive
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Registration Fees are $100 per attendee.
Room rates are $124.99 per night for standard rooms and $134.99 per night for Suites.
Individual Call-in reservations can be made by reserving online at www.druryhotels.com with Group number 2442021, or calling 1-800-325-0720 with Group number 2442021. Reservations at these prices must be received on or before Wednesday, April 20th, 2022. After this date will be charged regular rate.
 

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2022 MPWU District Meeting and State Convention

May 17, 2022 to May 22, 2022

4747 28th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
 

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