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Are you happy with your job? Who Cares?

Sam Bouncing around, Dangerous Job, Equipment, Family Life, Garage Life, Health and wellness, Job Security, MyDSNY Poll, Sanitation Workers Life, Supervisor's Life Leave a Comment

I do! I have a couple of million of dollars in equipment, a building and a job to do in which entails making taxpayers happy in Rego Park and Forest Hills, Sanitation Workers safe and informed on what’s going on the job and bosses just ready to pounce on me when I screw up or (somebody else screws up)when I don’t screw up( …


Harry to Bloomy: “WE’VE ALREADY GIVEN!”

Sam Family Life, Finance, Health and wellness, Healthcare, Job Security, Money, Pension, Retirement, Sanitation Workers Life, Supervisor's Life, Tax, Technology Leave a Comment

  The Bloomberg administration may seek to have employees pay more for their health-care costs, Deputy Mayor for Operations Caswell Holloway said at an Oct. 25 Citizens Budget Commission breakfast. “New York City employees…are unique in that they don’t make a substantial contribution to health care,” Mr. Holloway told the CBC, which has long pressed for higher contributions to health …


Dropping cost of Pensions

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By DAVID SIMS The Chief City pension costs will plateau in 2016 and then begin a “gradual, steady decline,” according to a new report from City Comptroller John C. Liu that undercuts Mayor Bloomberg’s assertion that pensions need to be cut back further before they become a crippling financial burden for the city. While pension costs made up 10.6 percent …


DSNY Layoffs

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  With talk of layoffs in the air, I would tell all the young sanitation workers to not worry because 831 union leaders will do everything they can to prevent this. Some things are in our favor, for one there are a lot of people leaving within the year, second it will cost more in overtime to manage this department, …