Rochester BG
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January 2017 Updates

Thank you to our membership for the 2016 Holiday Party. The turn out was great and all who attended seemed to enjoy themselves. There are photos available for viewing in the photos tab under Local 1635 Holiday Party.

Filed Impact Negotiations in Solid Waste for design of Refuse trucks to pursue vehicle options.

Filed Impact Negotiations for Part-Time unit wage scale.

Arbitration in place for a termination out of Water Department.

Continuing to work with stewards and membership to grow attendance at our membership meetings.

No date set for contract negotiations. When new Labor Relations Manager is in place, the date will be set.
The projected date is set for February 13th, 2017.

Grievance Triages shall commence in mid February after new Labor Relations Manager is in place.

Currently meeting with Stewards and Members from each department to explore ideas  for upcoming contract negotiations.

President Slocum was able to accomplish an agreement for Council 66 to absorb the cost of the Local 1635’s dues increase.

Congratulations to Matt Hardy for his appointment to the Local 1635 Executive Board Member.

An Event Committee has been assembled to discuss future parties for our Local 1635.