CWA Local 4319 Co-sponsors 2012: It’s in the bag, at the Lucas County Library!

It’s in the Bag! So walk away from the water cooler and grab your blanket or lawn chair, favorite co-workers, and a brown bag full of munchies for the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library’s favorite lunchtime outdoor music series. The 2012 Brown Bag Summer Concert Series is a free, seven-week music event that runs from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m., on Wednesdays from June 6 through July 25 on the North Lawn of Main Library, 325 Michigan Street, in downtown Toledo. Summer […]

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UT Staff: Union is “a step in the right direction”

Courtesy of Voices United Student Services Coordinator Mona Dokurno has worked at the University of Toledo (UT) for 19 years. She is a member of the UT staff union, CWA Local 4319. She came to The University of Akron on Tuesday, November 15th, for the UA Staff Union info meeting in the student union. She talked in the meeting about how she and her co-workers at UT have gained from having a union – and a legally binding contract – […]

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Groups protest early closing of early voting center

TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) – Across Ohio, including Lucas County, early voting centers closed at 6:00 p.m. on Friday night. But there are still some who say they should have stayed open because the shutdown is not democratic. That’s why pastors, union members and student groups protested Saturday morning outside the Lucas County Board of Elections center in downtown Toledo. They say Ohioans deserve the right to vote in advance of election day. “And we think it diminishes our right to […]

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