Union Office -

Grand Rapids
Main Office Facility

225 Michigan Ave NW

(616) 776-1489

(616) 776-1535

Fax:  (616) 776-1536

Western Michigan Area Local #281 

Union Office -

Grand Rapids
P-Campus (Annex) Facility

3500 (3550) Patterson Ave SE

(616) 977-1050
FAX: (616) 977-1020

Local Officers and Stewards

(Click here for the latest Steward's Designation for GR)
Bids & Awards
for Grand Rapids Installation
Local Constitution
Local Policies/By-Laws
General Membership
Meeting Minutes

Next Meeting -
oct 14, 2023 @ 7:00 p.m.
Labor Management Meeting Minutes Office of Workers Compensation (OWCP) Info
(Injured On-the-Job)
Locally Represented Offices
Local Memorandums of Understanding
Union Forms Scholarships
Union Hall Rental

(WMPW, Inc.)
Light Duty
(Injured Off-the-Job)
Various Links
Maintenance Issues Signing Up for the Union National Agreement

National JCIM
PSE Specific Information FMLA Information Grand Rapids Installation
Clerk Seniority Roster
& PSE Relative Standing


COVID-19 and OWCP -
You have the right to file an OWCP claim for testing positive for Covid-19

Per National Industrial Relations Director - Vance Zimmerman:  "Section 4016 of the law provides that a federal employee who is diagnosed with COVID-19 and carried out duties that required contact with patients, members of the public, or co-workers, or included a risk of exposure to the novel coronavirus during a covered period of exposure prior to the diagnosis, is deemed to have an injury that is proximately caused by employment"

New Decision Tree as of 11-29-2022

Stay up-to-date with Coronavirus (Covid-19) from the National Office.
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PTFs and PSEs can now use eReassign to apply for 50-mile canvass opportunities from the current bid cluster (posted twice a month (1st - 10th & 15th - 25th))
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