Please send us your contract info to so that we can send you information on our contract negotiations. Contact Info
AFSCME Council 5 Board is proposing a $5 per month increase in dues beginning January 1, 2015. Attend an info session to learn more.
Scholarships for children of Members and adult learning for Members.
With the threat of a Layoff still pending, here are some resources to help you during difficult times. Read More
In an effort to pressure the Board to negotiate here is a letter written to the Board of Education. Read Letter
In a reminder that email is a postcard, the Administration and Board of Education has taken it upon themselves to read our communication to our Members, so we have decided to publish for the public as well. Read Letter
Raising the state’s minimum wage to $9.50 an hour would give
357,000 Minnesota workers a pay raise. It would increase spending
power in the state by nearly half a billion dollars a year.
Raise the Wage Rally: Feb. 25th, Capitol Rotunda 3 p.m. Read More
Everyone is invited to Council 5's Next Wave Holiday Party Friday Dec 6th. This group for new and young members is trying to bridge the divide between old and young and pass knowledge from the retirees to the next generation of leaders of our union. Read More
Nolan is a 2 year old with Stage 3 Cancer. Nolan’s parents, Sean and Holly Mullaney, both work in the St. Paul Public Schools - Sean in Nutrition Services at 1930 Como, Holly at Bruce Vento elementary. Read More
We will be phone banking for our School Board Candidates on October 28th. Please join us to make a difference for our schools and jobs. Read More
Read her Obituary here.
Our vision for building a strong union of Clerical and Technical Workers at Saint Paul Public Schools. A message from new AFSCME Local 844 President Martin Hoerth.
AFSCME Council 5 has endorsed John Broderick and Jean O'Connell for the SPPS Board of education. Read more
Contact your legislators today to stop Health Insurance reforms from affecting you. Read more