Local 610


Welcome to AFSCME Local 610's web site.  Click on the green title above to view the rest of President Walker's message.

Public service workers converged on the State Capitol March 24 to speak out and rally against a slew of anti-worker bills.

The 2017 state legislative session is underway. Find out what's happening at the Capitol and how you can help stop the attacks on our pay, benefits and future.
May 24: Council 4 Lobby Day

Check out our new blog spot, Union Strong for labor news, opinion and updates.
Recent posts:
Yacht Club Members Peddling 401(ks)

Get the latest state employee updates on pensions, health care and other related issues.
Recent Updates:
Legislature Approves Pension Funding Agreement 
Response to Gov's State of the State Speech
New SEBAC Class Action Lawsuit Home Page

The Council 4 Conference is scheduled for March 31-April 2, 2017 at the Omni Hotel in New Haven. We've posted the latest Conference Agenda and other information here.

Local 610 officers attend Lobby Day.


The next Local 610 General Membership Meeting is on Tuesday, April 26, 2017, at 5:30pm in the Multipurpose Room of the Southeastern Mental Health Authority located at 401 West Thames Street, Building 301, Norwich, CT 06360.  Sal Luciano, Executive Director of Council 4 will be a guest speaker at our Administative Professionals Day dinner/meeting.

Keeping our children safe is job #1. Your free child ID kit should help your peace of mind.

Read about the settlement of the state union coalition's lawsuit against former Gov. John Rowland and get an updated Q&A.

Use this site to find a wealth of Council 4 and AFSCME web-related resources, including our constitution, steward handbook, financial standards code and more.

The 2015 legislative session is underway. Learn about the issues affecting our pay, pensions and health care.
Hold the Date: Council 4 Lobby Day on May 20

City workers in Bristol are standing up for quality public services as they take on ill-considered attempts to privatize operations.

Calling him "the only choice for the 99%," AFSCME announced Dec. 6 their endorsement of President Barack Obama for reelection in 2012.

AFSCME Corrections United recognized Local 391's Michael Whitehead as its national correctional officer of the year.

Hundreds of people thronged to the State Capitol Feb. 23 for our solidarity rally in support of Wisconsin workers fighting Gov. Scott Walker's attack on the middle class.

Local 610 Announces 2013 Book Award Recipients

And the 2013 winner is:

Babara Barboza, a Financial Clerk working at Three Rivers Community College. Congratulations to you.

Local 610 awards scholarsips to help cover the cost of college textbooks to any member who qualifies. More information and an application can be found under the Book Award section below.

This award is made to enable/encourage AFSCME Local 610 members, who pursue higher education, reimbursement for purchases of books required for completion of courses based on the criteria listed in the Scholarship Application.  You can access our application by clicking the green title "Local 610 Book Award" above.

The 4-Word is the official membership publication of Council 4, reaching 36,000 active and retired members.

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