American Federation of State


Tens of thousands of Illinois government workers have voted in favor of authorizing a strike if contract talks don't progress.

Paducah and Local Union Approve Contract

Apr 11, 2012

The Paducah City Commission has approved a three year contract with American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees local 1586. The union represents employees in the city’s engineering, public works and parks departments. If ratified by vote in by City Commissioners, the new contract would take effect July first. Both city and union officials site a cooperative spirit in coming to an agreement quickly.