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Rural Routes with USPS Vehicle assigned READ THIS & Share it with Management


Distracted Driving??? Do NOT Let “them” cause you to be unsafe!


DO IT EVERY TIME!


MAIL COUNT TRAINING Dates & Locations now posted!

 


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  New EMA Rate

On December 17, 2014, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the November 2014 Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W) which established the Private Transportation Index at 202.132, a decrease from the August 2014 Index of 216.102. Based on this release, the Equipment Maintenance Allowance for rural carriers will decrease by 4.0 cents to 69.5 cents per mile.

This EMA rate will be effective January 10, 2015 (Pay Period 03-2015).

Once they are received, full EMA schedules will be posted on the Rural Carrier EMA<https://www.nrlca.org/PublicPages/RuralCarrierRateEMASchedule.aspx> Rate Schedule<https://www.nrlca.org/PublicPages/RuralCarrierRateEMASchedule.aspx> page.


 RDWL-New Guarantee Year-2014 Christmas Overtime Questions
During the Christmas Overtime period (Dec. 6th – Dec. 26th):  Carriers cannot be required to take LWOP, even if management offers.  LWOP reduces any chance of Christmas Overtime. Take an AL day.

Question Box: RDWL & H-L Option
The guarantee year ended on October 17, 2014.

NC MILLION MILERS      Driver of the Year


 Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat stays mail carriers, part time or not-Jeanette


Filing a Grievance (Instructions and PS form 8191)


 eCareer Job search tool simplified 


The House Appropriations Committee passed the Serrano-Latham amendment protecting six-day mail delivery


And who do you think lobbied for protecting six-day delivery?

The NRLCA Legislative Department and generous Members giving to PAC!

WAKE UP RURAL CARRIER NON-MEMBERS!  In the dark?  Not getting ALL of the info you need??? Can’t attend Mail Count Training because you are not a dues paying member?

Go to NRLCA.org and see how much you can get for free. If you are not paying for something you are receiving, what are you really doing?

Some new and better things are coming to the Rural Craft real soon. Too bad you can’t have access to the NRLCA website because you aren’t paying your own way. Please do your part, pay for the benefits you are already receiving and join today. It’s easy. Just fill out an 1187 and hold your head high, be proud you are supporting THE ONLY UNION that SUPPORTS, EDUCATES and DEFENDS YOU and YOUR RIGHTS! 
  • ALSO, for a limited time, the first three months of membership are FREE!

Please don’t say “I can’t afford it”. 

You can’t afford not to be a member.


4629 Ballots for Election of Delegates to The 2014 National Convention in Grapevine, Texas were mailed out. 
GUESS WHAT?
ONLY 689 MEMBERS even cared enough to VOTE!
Where the heck were the rest of you? Stamps too expensive?
We hope you exercised your right as a member of the NCRLCA
Believe it or not, It DOES Matter!
Your vote decides who represents you in all National Convention business…
Delegate List 2014 to Grapevine TX

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Relief Day Work List
“Members of Congress on both sides of the aisle have expressed support for the protection of six-day mail delivery. The NRLCA and its members urge President Obama and his administration to support the U.S. Postal Service and abandon its insistence on slashing and eliminating service.”
Disclaimer: This site contains links to current news articles.  The opinions are not necessarily those of the NCRLCA Board or any of it’s members.   These articles, any advice, opinions or proposals reproduced on this site are solely those of the signatories. They do not necessarily represent the policy or official positions of the NRLCA, state RLCA’s, or, the rules and regulations of the USPS.

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Are YOU a Rural Craft Employee and a Non-Member?   You need to join for the benefits that the NRLCA has bargained for on YOUR behalf. Do your part…

Go to the “Membership Application” page and fill out the application,

print it, sign and date it and mail it to:

Derek S. Harpe
NC RLCA Sec/Teas
781 Baltimore Road
Advance, NC 27006-7817
Phone: (336) 998-5293

 

If you choose not to be a member, print this card and carry it at all times:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How to apply for a USPS Rural Relief Carrier Employee position

NOTE: Rural Carrier Associates are hired to relieve Regular Rural Carriers. Current starting salary is $16.66 per hour.

Click USPS.com  Select State ONLY and then click Start.  All positions available will be displayed for that state. 

Check back at least once a week, as some postings will only be open for a limited amount of time.  

You MUST apply while the position is open.

FOR MORE INFORMATION  USPS.com/careers

“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.”

A Rural Letter Carrier Is a “Post Office on Wheels”

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