LIUNA Local 1249

LIUNA Local 1249, Chartered in 1968, represents Public Employees across Southeastern Massachusetts.

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LIUNA Local 1249 represents only Public Employees across Southeastern Massachusetts. Local 1249 was chartered August 26, 1968 in Falmouth, Massachusetts and consists of Public Employees from the South Shore & Cape Cod, with the 400 members being made up of various bargaining groups from the Towns of Acushnet, Bourne, Dartmouth, Dennis, Falmouth, Mashpee, Nantucket, Truro & Wareham.

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District Council Public Employee Business Manager Joe, McArdle. President Nelson Carneiro, Secretary-Treasurer Shawn Mahoney & Local 1249 Business Manager Mike Gratis at LIUNA HQ in Washington, DC.

Local 1249 Executive Board Member Chris Reed, President Ann Gutterson, and Recording Secretary Joel Smith.

Local 1249 Executive Board member Laurie Uva, Vice President Lynne Waterman & E-Board Member David Gibbs.

Local 381 Business Manager Mike O'Rourke, District Council Public Employee Business Manager Joe McArdle,  District Council Business Manager Joe Bonfiglio, Local 1156 Secretary-Trasurer Bobby Ortiz, LIUNA General Secretary-Treasurer Mike Sabitoni, LIUNA General President Brent Booker, Local 1249 Business Manager Mike Gratis, and New England Regional Manager (& LIUNA Vice President) Dan Bianco together in Boston.

Our logo proudly shown at our office, both day and night.

Local 1249 supports local charities, including being a Gold Sponsor of the Massachusetts Special Olympics and the Annual Special Olympics Games held at Joint Base Cape Cod.

Natural Resources Officer John Thompson working on a maintenance project in Bourne.

Olive & the late Norm Thayer, Local 1249 Business Manager & Secretary-Treasurer, who was involved with LIUNA for over 47 years!

One of the most important things that a 
Union does for every member 
is to protect their Rights

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