Who we are

UE Local 170 is a labor union representing state workers in West Virginia.


What personal data we collect and why we collect it


If you provide images for our website or tag us in a Facebook post, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website. UE Local 170 reserves the right to reuse these photos to promote the union in any way needed.

Contact forms

When you submit a request via a contact form on our website, UE Local 170 will use that information only as needed to process your request or as required by law. We will never sell or share your contact information with any other organization or business. All membership information is kept strictly confidential.



The UE Local 170 website utilizes cookies to enhance your experience when visiting the site. We do not collect personally identifying information, but may use the following:

Essential – Some cookies on our website are essential for us to be able to provide you with a service you have requested.  You may not be able to fully use our web site without these cookies.

Analytics – We use analytics cookies to understand how users engage with our website.  These statistics help us understand how our visitors are using our web site and what information you find important. Without these cookies, we could not track how well our web site was performing and how we can improve it.

User Cookies – We use cookies to improve your experience by remembering your preferences.


Can I reject or Opt Out of Cookies?
If you do not wish cookies to be stored on your machine, you can do the following:

Delete the cookies from your browser. Most browsers also allow you to prevent all or some cookies being stored on your machine in the future. For more information on how to delete or disable cookies from your browser please use the “help” function within your browser or alternatively visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.

Please note that UE Local 170 cannot always control third-party cookies stored on your machine from our website. In these cases, you will need to visit the third party’s website to manage the cookies.  Also please be aware that disabling cookies may affect the functionality of our web site.

Third Party Cookies
Some of the cookies described above are stored on your machine by third parties when you visit our website. Third parties may also read cookies on your browser to collect information or to serve content or advertisements to you. We have no control over these cookies or how the third parties use them. They are used to allow that third party to provide a service to us, for example, analytics from Google. For more information on these cookies and how to disable them, please see Internet Advertising Bureau website at http://www.youronlinechoices.com/ where you will be able to opt out of receiving Interest-Based Advertising cookies.


Content from other websites

Information on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

While every effort is made to verify the legitimacy of these links and the reputation of the websites, UE Local 170 is not responsible for their accuracy.

Also please be sure to read our Site Usage Agreement. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact UE Local 170 at info@uelocal170.org