Nebraska Association
of Public Employees

United Together
Across Nebraska

The Nebraska Association of Public Employees (AFSCME Local 61) is the union that proudly represents over 8,000 government workers throughout the State of Nebraska.

Latest News Articles

CIR Rules Against Workers on Remote Work, Union Evaluates Appeal

Since November 2023, our union has been fighting to protect our members’ rights...

Pay Raises Start July 1 – Check July 24 Payroll for Accuracy

The final year of our current collective bargaining agreement with the State of...

500+ Attend Contract Negotiation Town Hall Meetings

More than 500 State of Nebraska employees attended town hall meetings in May...

Richardson County Members Work Entire Year Without a Contract, File For Impasse

Fourteen NAPE/AFSCME members who work for the Richardson County Roads Department have worked...

The Nebraska Commission of Industrial Relations - a state labor court - is shown here at a previous hearing related to Gov. Jim Pillen's order to end remote work. (Paul Hammel/Nebraska Examiner)
Department of Education Remote Work Prohibited Practice Charge Filed at CIR

Our union has filed a prohibited practice petition with the Nebraska Commission of...

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