AFSCME Local 60 - Municipal & School District Employees of Dane County


Wisconsin Day @ AFSCME Convention

On Tuesday, July 15 a bus of AFSCME Activists from Madison, Milwaukee and Racine rode to the AFSCME International Convention in Chicago, IL. We wore our red Wisconsin AFL-CIO shirts and stood on the stage to hear from our next Governor, Mary Burke. Tuesday was a great show of our solidarity and strength in Wisconsin. 

Some pictures are posted on the International's website at: 


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The 41st International Convention of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO, will be held in Chicago, IL at McCormick Place beginning Monday July 14, 2014 - Friday, July 18, 2014.

Many of us are unable to take the entire week off from work to attend the AFSCME Convention. This year we're inviting members to join us for ONE DAY at the International Convention -- Wisconsin Day on Tuesday, July 15.

We have reserved a coach bus for Wisconsin Day. All AFSCME WI members are invited to join us on a day trip to the International Convention. Let's celebrate our AFSCME Wisconsin Pride!

Bus reservations are due 1 month in advance, on June 15, 2014.
Reserve your seat today!

More event details to come.

AFSCME Local 60 is eligible to send 7 Delegates to the AFSCME International Convention in July.

Nominations for Delegates occurred at the April 22 Union meeting.

Election of those nominated will take place on May 27 at the Madison Labor Temple (1602 S. Park Street, Room 109) from 8:00am - 6:00 pm.

Hold Your Horses! SPASD slowing down Wage Study

POSITIVE NEWS for SPASD: Sun Prairie Support Staff received a notice from Management today that the School Board & Administration are holding their horses on the Wage Study!

"As a result of needing more time, we are going to cancel the meeting that was previously scheduled on May 21, 2014 with the School Board committee. "

The District would like to have a plan that is ready for staff feedback and School Board approval by November 1, 2014. "We are committed to communicating and working collaboratively through this process."

April Union Meeting - Nominations for International Convention

Join us at the monthly Union meeting on April 22!


All members are eligible to be nominated. Check your calendar – the International Convention will be held Monday, July 14 - Friday, July 18, 2014 in Chicago, IL. The election of Delegates will be held at the May 27 Union meeting.

For more information about the Convention please visit: or 

Download the AFSCME Convention smartphone app. Available for both iPhone and Android:

Don't be a fool - be a voter!

Vote on Tuesday, April First from 7:00am - 8:00pm.

Want to see your sample ballot? Visit: www.MyVote.WI.Gov

Download the list of AFSCME PEOPLE endorsed candidates by clicking on the title of this article. 

The South Central Federation of Labor (SCFL) will award four $1,000 scholarships to students attending an accredited, post-secondary school.

The scholarship applicant or one of his/her parents or legal guardian must be a member of a labor organization affiliated with the South Central Federation of Labor at the time of application, and live or work in Dane, Sauk, Iowa, Dodge, Jefferson, or Columbia counties.

All applications must be received or postmarked no later than Friday, June 27, 2014.

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United Way of Dane County & South Central Federation of Labor Holiday Collection Drive

Please help out if possible. We understand that there are many requests of your resources but a little bit from everyone sure can add up! All of the items collected will be distributed through the Badger Childhood Cancer Network which supports families of children with cancer and blood disorders with a wide range of services.

Suggested items include:

• books with puzzles or mazes
• iTunes cards or prepaid gas cards
• card games such as Uno or Blink
• travel sized toiletries such as shampoo, toothbrush/toothpaste, hand sanitizer

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AFSCME Local 60 warmly welcomes union members & their significant others to the annual Local 60 Holiday Party on Saturday, December 7, 2013. 

This year we are spicing things up in Sun Prairie. The holiday party will include a cocktail hour, a mexican dinner buffet, and live music from Local 60 members who play in a band, The Wells Division. Not to toot our own horn or anything... :)

Tickets for sale at the November 19 union meeting or purchase them online at 

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 Labor History Essay Contest for High Schoolers

The Wisconsin Historical Society is offering an opportunity for high school students (grades 9-12) to write an essay on the topic of "Union have been important to my family and my community because..." 

For more information visit 

You're invited to join AFSCME and the City of Madison for the second annual Sog Jog happening this Friday, September 27 @ Noon.

This is a fundraiser for the United Way of Dane County.

All are welcome to participate.

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