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The ILRLCA is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: 4241A & 4241M Deep Dive! (Download Slide)

Time: Jul 17, 2024, 07:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 847 2392 7924

Passcode: 097273

Job Fairs

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At the Carterville PO on 7/16/24 from 11am-1pm

At the Belleville-Dutch Hollow PO on 7/18/2024 from 10am-1pm

At the Altamont PO on 7/24/24 from 10am-12pm.

Over 100 RCA Positions available in the surrounding 50 miles.


August 27-30, 2024

2024 118th NRLCA National Convention
Reno, NV

2025 Booster & Officer Training February 1 & 2, 2025

The Abraham Lincoln Double Tree
Springfield, IL
Room Rate $119 + Tax Includes Breakfast

30th Annual Mid-States Conference May 2-4, 2025

The Abraham Lincoln Double Tree
Springfield, IL

State Convention June 25-27, 2025

The Abraham Lincoln Doubletree
Springfield, IL
Room Rate $119 + Tax

What's New!

The 2024 Rural Route Evaluated Compensation System
The Good the Bad and the Ugly and what you can do about it!

*The ILRLCA State Board remains the same for 2024-2025. See Officers information under the Union Contacts tab.

*Annual Leave Carryover for 2025

* National Delegate election results with tentative delegate and alternate status. Official delegate status will be posted as soon as available from the NRLCA based on 6/30/2024 Membership numbers.

* 2024 Lorene Maher & Carol Bowen Scholarship Winners

* 2024 Convention Minutes

*Are you interested in becoming an academy trainer? View PDF

*IL 1 Disputes have been completed. Managers are being notified and carriers should receive a printed copy of the dispute process outcomes. Contact your steward for further information or questions.

* Formulated Office incentive when choosing relief days.

*NRLCA Files National Level Grievance on Interim Adjustments

*How to reset your password for liteblue.

*USPS-NRLCA Joint Contract Administration Manual (RCAM) found here.

*RCAM Memo 3.27.2024.

Signed up for text message updates?
Please add ILRLCA texts at 630 345 8437 to your contacts to assure you receive them.

*To reach The Postal Service Health Benefits (PSHB) Program Resource Page visit https://www.nrlca.org

*MOU on regulars assisting on other routes has been renewed click here for MOU


  • 2024 RCBP Benefit Changes
  • RCBP Competitive Advantages
  • 2024 Wellness Incentives
  • Solutions for RCBP members with Medicare primary
  • Postal Service Health Benefit Program
  • NRLCA Supplemental Plans
  • Non-Career Benefits

Looking for information on the upcoming conversion to the PSHB from the FEHB? View the presentation from the 2024 Booster on the RCBP for plan updates and information on the upcoming conversion. Click here

For more information consider signing up for USPS webinars by texting “seminar", "PSHBP", "retiree" or "benefits" to 39369 to enroll in one or all of the seminars.



Postal Service Health Benefits Program Facts

  • The enactment of the Postal Service Reform Act in Congress will require a separate Postal Service Health Benefits (PSHB) Program within the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program.
  • The new PSHB will provide health insurance to eligible postal employees, annuitants, and eligible family members.
  • The new PSHB will continue to be administered by OPM, and coverage for rural letter carriers and annuitants will become effective January 1, 2025.
  • EVERYONE will be required to actively select their plan of choice in 2025 under PSHBP.

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