Members - Our contract is due to expire THIS year

December 31st, 2019, please contact your shop steward with any questions regarding this and how it may affect you.

The location is the NYSUT  building - Home of CSEA Local 856 and CSEA Unit 8950. The building is located at:

200 Stockade Drive

(2nd Floor office in Building 200)

Kingston, NY 12401

(It is behind the Merrill Lynch building)

Check with your Representative or Shop Steward for more information

Click here to visit our Facebook Page

CSEA Membership Meeting and Picnic For Families - Sunday, September 15th, 2019 until 5pm

Janet Knott

CSEA Unit President

The 2017-2019 County of Ulster contract is available online

CSEA's Mission Statement

As working men and women - every one and everywhere - we are our greatest resource. We organize and represent workers to ensure our voice is heard, our place at the table is kept and the American dream is ours in the 21st Century. As a labor union, we hold these values as our working principles:


We are honest with ourselves and each other.


Every group, every idea is welcome.

Full Participation

We encourage and expect full participation in all union matters.


We respect each other and honor our differences.


We celebrate our diversity and use it to strengthen us.

Open Communications

We listen and provide for open communication across all parts of our union and in all directions.


We are accountable for our actions and decisions.

Fiscal Responsibility

We conduct our business in a fiscally sound manner.

As a labor union, we are committed to union democracy and we follow these values with integrity.                 

For Additional Information:

Call us- (845) 706-9620.  Or email:

Open by Appointment:  Monday thru Friday til 4:00p.m.

Ulster County Works, because we do.

To view the previous contracts online - go to the Contract page

Negotiations Committee Update

9/13/19 - The Negotiations Committee met on Thursday, May 23,2019 and again on Thursday September 12th, 2019. The Committee reviewed the final draft of proposals that we intend to bring forward to the County. We will be notifying the County that Unit 8950 is ready to negotiate. I will continue to keep everyone posted. Please feel free to contact myself or anyone on the committee if you have any questions.

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Hard copy printouts are also available - please contact your Union Representative or Shop Steward for one. To view the contract online - Read on.........

Congratulations to all the 2019 Unit 8950 Scholarship winners!

CSEA Unit 8950, Kingston, NY 12401

Phone: 845-706-9620 

Our location

Have  updates and announcements emailed to you


CSEA Unit 8950 - Is also on Facebook 

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2019 Unit 8950 Scholarship winners

$1,000 – Paula Bugbee for Summer

$500 – Dave Seyfarth for Matthew

$500 – Todd Schmidt for Elizabeth

$500 – Melinda Salinas for Samantha

$250 – Diane Stauble for Mackenzie

$250 – Inger Dorney for Christopher

$250 – Tina Gilmore for Kevin

$250 – Tammy Farber for Sarah

$250 – Darlene Higley for Benjamin

$250 – Anthony Tetta for Patricia

Alternate 1 – Alexa Deising for Anya

Alternate 2 – Mark Pisano for Matthew