Teamsters Local 493
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New London, Conn
New London, Conn

Teamsters at Work

For 75 years, the Teamsters Local 493 has been hard at work fulfilling our mission to organize and educate workers toward a higher standard of living.

Thomas E. Schlink
Secretary - Treasurer

Bevan J. Sweet
President / Business Agent

Local 493 Union Hall
Representing Eastern Connecticut's working families since 1943

News and Recent Updates

New England Teamsters Federal Credit Union

NETFCU has proudly provided financial services to Teamsters throughout New England since 1973. Click Here to download a recent letter about eligibility and the benefits of banking with NETFCU.

To take advantage, please visit or call 1-800-343-7126.

Contract Negotiations

Click here for a full list of companies represented by Teamsters Local 493

New contracts negotiated in 2017:

  • First Student - Stonington: 29 New Members
  • Plainfield Schools - Custodians: 22 New Members

Ongoing contract negotiations:

  • Ledyard Hwy
  • United Natural Food Inc clerical workers, Dayville, CT

Upcoming contract negotiations:

  • ABF Freight- National Master Freight
  • Arborio- Heavy & Highway
  • Automatic Rolls of New England
  • Cardi Corp- Heavy & Highway
  • Computer Science Corp
  • Day & Zimmermann- Heavy & Highway
  • Defender Industries
  • Delva Const.- Heavy & Highway
  • East Haddam Hwy
  • First Student- Norwich
  • Levine Distributors
  • M&J Bus- Brooklyn
  • O&G Industries- Heavy & Highway
  • Student Transportation of America
  • Tilcon-Ryan Redi-Mix
  • United Parcel Service - National Master Agreement
  • Wescon Corp- Heavy & Highway
  • Windham Hwy
  • Windham WPCA