CWA Local 3170


In July, 1975 CWA Local 3170 was chartered to represent employees of The City of Gainesville.

In 1983 we opened contract bargaining with the Gainesville Housing Authority.

In 1984 we entered into agreements with Alachua County Library District.

We currently represent over 900 members 

We are affiliated with the AFL-CIO, the Florida State AFL-CIO, and the Central Labor Council comprised of numerous unions in North Florida.