Welcome to CSEA Unit 8785 - Town Of Southold an employee organization first organized in 1969 representing some 50 Town employees and having grown to 160 union members strong. Southold Town is located in the heart of the Long Island Wine Country on the North Fork from the Riverhead Town line to the West to Orient Point to the East including Fishers Island located just off of New London, Connecticut.
As an membership organization our goal is to maintain dignity in the workplace while actively engaging in being a positive influence in the community. Our members are the folks working behind the scenes and on the front lines in providing the services which make Southold the wonderful place to live, work and play. These people are always ready and out there 24/7 ready to answer that 911 phone call, maintaining safe roads for travel, running emergency shelters, helping the clients at the Senior Services Centers, assisting residents at the Solid Waste Facility, helping navigate various services at the Town Hall Departments, maintaining the many public facilities like the recreation buildings, beaches, boat ramps, parks and trails throughout the Town.