UAW Region 9A

Region 9A covers eastern New York (including the New York City metropolitan area, the Hudson Valley and the Capital District area), Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine and Puerto Rico.

Region 9A is a diverse region representing a variety of workers, including child care providers, graduate employees and human service workers.
Members work as designers, draftsmen, technical writers, electronics technicians and administrative workers in southeastern Connecticut’s Electric Boat Corporation and General Dynamics, as well as computer operators and schedulers at Computer Science Corporation in Norwich.

Director Profile – Beverley Brakeman
Region 9A Website

Headquarters:

111 Founders Plaza, Suite 1703
East Hartford, CT 06108
TEL: (860) 674-0143
FAX: (860) 674-1164

Sub Regional Offices:

Union Internacional, UAW Region 9A, 3100 Carr. 190, Ste. 201,
Carolina, Puerto Rico 00984
TEL: (787) 776-6060
FAX: (787) 776-6091

350 West 31st Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10001
TEL: (212) 529-2580
FAX: (212) 529-1986

960 Turnpike St., Ste. 2D
Canton, MA 02021
TEL: (781) 821-3037
FAX: (781) 821-3039

Region News:

UAW Mourns the Passing of Former Region 9A Director Phil Wheeler

“The entire UAW family today expresses great sadness at the passing of Phil Wheeler,” says UAW President Ray Curry. “Phil was a tough leader who never shied away from taking on companies. Under his tough exterior was a man who loved the labor movement, UAW members and fighting for social justice.” Phil became a UAW member in

Support for UAW Members Affected by Hurricane Fiona in Puerto Rico

Region 9A has created the UAW Region 9A Hurricane Relief Fund to collect support for members devastated by hurricane Fiona in Puerto Rico.  Much of the island remains without electricity or water.  Region 9A Director Beverley Brakeman has been in communication with UAW local presidents on the island. Though most of our members are living

UAW President Ray Curry Statement of Support Of Injured Moma UAW Members, Their Families and Coworkers Following Weekend Attack

Detroit – “No one could ever anticipate the trauma and pain that Museum of Modern Art UAW members endured Saturday afternoon when they left their homes for work.  Thankfully, our injured members are in stable condition following the gruesome knife assault and a suspect is in custody. Within the ranks of the UAW membership, our

Fighting for App-Based Worker Rights

The fight to ensure that app-based workers (“gig workers”) at internet-based companies like Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, Instacart, etc. are considered employees, and not independent workers, is vitally important to the changing needs of today’s workforce, and one that UAW Region 9A has been proud to take part of in New York, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. With

Workers at Cultural Institutions – Breaking New Ground

 UAW Local 2110 based in New York City is breaking new ground organizing workers at cultural institutions across the Region. Like all workers, we are fighting for fair wages, benefits, work and life balance and respect at work. To date, workers at these Institutions have voted overwhelmingly to join our union.  The New Museum of

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