Local 221 MnDOT Metro

We maintain the Metro highways through our labor and administrative support.

AFSCME Council 5's Day on the Hill is our biggest and most powerful event of the year. DOTH 2019 will take place on Tuesday, March 26. Registration is open now through March 21, 2019.

For over a decade, union membership have been on a decline.  One could ask in the face of this declining union membership - Do Unions still have a value in the American workforce

The Federal Government officially shutdown as of 12:01 am Saturday affecting the jobs of 800,000 federal workers.  About 380,000 employees will be furloughed while roughly 420,000 workers are deeme

At the AFSCME International Conference in Boston this year, we remembered that, despite the attacks on labor unions, AFSCME will and does Rise Up! Taking the ‘Rise Up!’ message to Las Vegas, AFSCME International gathered over 160 volunteer member organizers (VMOs) from around the country to share the benefits of collective bargaining.

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