A Word From Klein

Every year the Executive Board has a planning meeting to evaluate our progress over the last year and reestablish short, mid, and long range goals for the upcoming year. These goals can fluctuate and change over time, but one item that is always discussed during these annual planning meetings is communication with the membership. Starting…

A Word from Mario

  Once upon a time Stockton Firefighters, Local 456 used to distribute a hard copy publication known as the Supplyline.  Local 456 is going to start it up again, thanks to Dwight Lindsey. Most issues are dynamic and communication is limited until each issue is resolved.  You always have the ability to show up to…

Kevin Taylor

Hello everyone. I just wanted to talk for a moment about social media. Only a few short years ago, I started working with Mike Pasqualicchio to enact a Local 456 Social Media Campaign. Together, we designed and implemented a campaign to educate the public about the exceptional service and dedication that Stockton Firefighters exhibit every…

Josh Buscemi

Unfortunately, last year your Union forced to file multiple grievances. Of the five filed last year, four have been resolved. Currently we have a couple grievance pending. One at the City Manager level, step three and the other is at the first step. Keep in mind, although we may not have binding arbitration for contract…

Mikey’s Memo

This year has been busy union-wise.  Your E-board has been hard at work fighting for your rights locally, state wide, and federally.  This year at the IAFF convention there were numerous resolutions passed to serve the members.  One to report on is the dues increase.  Dues will increase from $13.59 → $14.57.  This included increases…

Financial News

  Welcome to our new Supplyline publication. I have been your Financial Secretary since 2015. My duties include running Union financials and the Chair of the Benevolent Organization, this is YOUR Union’s Charitable Trust. With that said, and with the many new guys coming on the job, here’s a little about me. I’ve been with…