Welcome to AFGE Local 1709

  Mon - Fri: 7:30 - 4:30

  Saturday & Sunday CLOSED

1268 Bay Road

Dover, Delaware 19901


 (302) 674-1458

American Federation Of Government Employees


Who we are:

AFGE represents government workers who are the vital threads of the fabric of American life. Government employees inspect the food we eat and the places we work, they protect citizens from the illicit flow of drugs, maintain the safety of our nation's borders, care for our nation's veterans, serve as a vital link to Social Security recipients, maintain the District of Columbia's infrastructure, keep the national defense systems prepared for any danger and much, much more. AFGE is proud to make America work.​​​​​​​

A Union Of, By, and For Government Employees

"For the purpose of promoting unity of action in all matters affecting the mutual interests of government civilian employees in general, all other persons providing their personal service indirectly to the United States Government and for the improvement of government service.


"AFGE Local 1709 Inc, chartered in 1961, a non-profit corp. (1972) promotes and improves the general welfare of the Bargaining Unit(s) at a local, state, and national level.

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