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Local 888 makes endorsements in Boston City Council race

August 16, 2021

Local 888’s Committee on Political Action wades into the heavily contested Boston City Council race.

Local 888 makes endorsements in Boston City Council race

BCYF leader keeps his eye on the ball

August 16, 2021

Hajji Glover, a newly elected member of Local 888’s executive board and a veteran Boston union leader, says he aims to "fight the good fight."

BCYF leader keeps his eye on the ball

Local 888 backs Janey for mayor

August 16, 2021

A media event caps Local 888's endorsement of Mayor Kim Janey in her race to become the permanent mayor of Boston.

Local 888 backs Janey for mayor

Boston offers heating aid to 888 members

November 22, 2021

The fuel assistance program is now open to city of Boston employees who live in Boston and are Local 888 members.

Boston offers heating aid to 888 members

Rally puts media focus on Dorchester school where principal was assaulted

November 29, 2021

On behalf of its members, Local 888 demands a comprehensive safety plan for the Boston Public Schools after a principal is assaulted.

Rally puts media focus on Dorchester school where principal was assaulted

Veteran campaigner for paid family leave takes reins at Boston chapter

December 10, 2021

Simmonds elected president of the Boston Water and Sewer Commission chapter as she and other leaders negotiate a new contract.

Veteran campaigner for paid family leave takes reins at Boston chapter

Union urges city to return to telework policy, reward ‘essential’ workers

December 23, 2021

McKeever writes to the new mayor: “It is critical that we are prepared to compensate our in-person workforce in a timely manner.”

Union urges city to return to telework policy, reward ‘essential’ workers

Demands grow for city to act on Boston Public Schools safety

December 23, 2021

Local 888 seeks a comprehensive plan after the Henderson School's principal is attacked and a blind student there reportedly assaulted in a bathroom.

Demands grow for city to act on Boston Public Schools safety