Category: Retirees

Spring Luncheon

Today the 4009 Retired Members Council held their spring luncheon at the Local. The guest speaker was Mark Zayti, who spoke about Retirement Strategies. There was also discussion about Retiree Healthcare. Delicious box lunches from Panera Bread were enjoyed by

Aon Retiree Health Exchange

March 27, 2018 From: Marty R. Webb Vice President – Global Benefits AT&T   Since 2015, AT&T Medicare-eligible retirees and their Medicare-eligible dependents have been able to enroll in health care through the Aon Retiree Health Exchange (Exchange). The Exchange provides

Local 4009 Easter Party Magical This Year

It was hard to know who had more fun at our Easter party this year; our 4009 volunteers, or the smiling kids! Thanks to Matt Hayden and Charliene Pline from our Community Services Committee for organizing a great time for

Asbestos Is At Work With Us More Than You Think

Most of our members in Local 4009 only think about asbestos during the annual “training” that is provided by viewing some electronic files provided by AT&T. Often, such training is not viewed as being that important by employees because the

Benefit Update: IRS Form 1095-C Delayed

AT&T has notified CWA District 4 leadership that it will not be mailing out IRS Form 1095 until on or after February 15th, 2017. This is the form that provides evidence that you carried credible healthcare, so that you are not

Call WDIV This Thursday And Tell Them To Bargain Fairly

(A message from Local 43 president Dorothea BrowneMaxey) My Brothers and Sisters of CWA my local needs your support . NABET-CWA contract ended on December 9, 2016 and we are in negotiations starting this Wednesday and Thursday. Please make the

CWA Local 4009 Steps Up For Toys For Tots

Local 4009 officers and your community services group would like to extend a heartfelt “Thank you!” to our members for stepping up to donate during our 2016 Toys For Tots drive. Thanks to your generosity, you are helping to ensure that no

2016 Retiree Christmas Luncheon

The Annual Christmas Luncheon is on December 13, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at CWA  Local 4009 Union Hall. Volunteers can arrive around 12:30 P.M. that day. Please don’t forget to bring your $5.00 donation for Gleaners. Call Gerri Dewberry if you

Retiree Benefits Update

Benefit Announcement

The company has started migrating retirees that are Medicare eligible as a result of disability and not yet 65 to the Exchange this year. They will receive the same HRA treatment as age eligible retirees. The company is also changing