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City of Newburgh CSEA Supports Troops Through Holiday Drive

Jan 1st, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

Leaders and members of the CSEA City of Newburgh Unit are thanking their city co-workers and residents for their support of the union’s first Operation Holiday for U.S. Troops collection, calling the charitable initiative a success. Donations of non-perishable food and personal hygiene items filled several boxes that were then taken for transport to U.S. […]



CSEA Challenges Orange County Exec to Marathon Negotiations

Feb 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

CSEA Rebuffs Orange County call for impasse, challenges Diana to marathon negotiations CSEA, New York’s Leading Union, today called Orange County Executive Ed Diana’s declaration of impasse in contract negotiations yet another stall tactic to sabotage the Valley View nursing home and called on Diana to agree to meet in marathon collective bargaining sessions to […]



Orange County Rejects CSEA Union Proposal

Feb 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Lead Article

ORANGE COUNTY DECLARES IMPASSE WITH CSEA – REJECTS UNION’S $41 MILLION PROPOSAL Orange County Executive Edward A. Diana today announced that the County has declared an impasse with the Civil Service Employee’s Association (CSEA) Orange County Unit 7900 / 7902.  County negotiators have met with the union 15 times since the contract expired at the […]



Ulster County to Save $1 Million With Early Retirement Program

Sep 12th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles

ULSTER COUNTY EXECUTIVE MIKE HEIN ANNOUNCES PARTICIPATION IN SEPARATION BUYOUT PROGRAM Incentive program will save an estimated $1,022,028 in the 2013 budget. As part of Ulster County’s ongoing commitment to protect taxpayers, in July County Executive Mike Hein proposed a voluntary Separation Buyout Program.  “This program was designed to restructure the size of the total […]



Ulster County Reaches Tentative Agreement With CSEA Workers

Aug 14th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Ulster County Executive Mike Hein and the Ulster County Civil Service Employees Association have announced that after more than a year of negotiations, a tentative agreement has been reached covering the 1300+ Ulster County employees represented by CSEA.  This tentative agreement, if ratified, would extend through December 31, 2014.  The prior agreement expired on December […]



Proposals For the Purchase of Valley View Nursing Home to be Reviewed

May 8th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Orange County has decided to defund the Valley View facility at the end of June and there is an effort to find a private buyer to continue its operation. The deadline for submission for proposals regarding the purchase was 4 p.m. Monday. Orange County Executive Edward Diana said the county has received four very strong […]



Stop Blaming Valley View Workers – Start Hiring

Apr 30th, 2012 | By | Category: OP ED

CSEA to Orange County leadership: “Stop blaming Valley View workers, start hiring!” Leaders of CSEA, the union proud to represent workers at the Valley View Center for Nursing Care and Rehabilitation, called on Orange County leaders to put an immediate stop to the outrageous practice of badmouthing Valley View workers to distract from management’s failure […]



CSEA Makes Donation to United Way Flood Relief

Dec 15th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Articles

CSEA recently made a $4,000 donation to United Way of Dutchess and Orange Counties to aid in the organization’s flood relief efforts in Orange County. CSEA represents the majority of state, county and local government workers who took the lead in initial storm recovery efforts and continue to work on restoring roads and infrastructure.



CSEA Slams Ulster County Exec Hein Over Budget Betrayal on Golden Hill

Oct 11th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Articles

CSEA, the union representing the majority of Ulster County employees, today slammed Ulster County Executive Michael Hein for his plans to privatize the Golden Hill nursing home and eliminate numerous jobs in other county departments. “Mike Hein has betrayed the residents of Ulster County,” said CSEA Southern Region President Billy Riccaldo. “He stated repeatedly that […]



CSEA Endorses Matt Turnbull for Orange County Legislature

Sep 23rd, 2011 | By | Category: Political

CSEA, New York’s Leading Union, has announced its endorsement of Democrat Matt Turnbull in the special election to fill the seat of the late Orange County Legislator M. William Lahey. “Matt Turnbull is fighting to preserve the rapidly-shrinking middle class,” said CSEA Southern Region President Billy Riccaldo. “He is in touch with the needs of […]