Nov 15, 2017

Give Blood, Save Lives at our Local 117 Blood Drive

It is that time of year for our annual Blood Drive event. This year our Teamsters Local 117 Blood Drive will be held on Saturday, November 18 at the Union hall in Tukwila from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. ALL DONORS will receive a $25 Safeway gift card.

Sep 29, 2017

King County MLA bargaining hits logjam

Master Labor Agreement (MLA) bargaining between our Coalition of Unions and King County has been an extremely challenging process that has lasted for six months.

Sep 08, 2017

King County MLA bargaining down to the wire

King County Master Labor Agreement (MLA) bargaining is getting down to the wire. The county is interested in ushering any tentative agreement reached with the coalition through the county’s contract transmittal process by December 28.

Aug 10, 2017

King County MLA bargaining update

I want to update you on the status of the Master Labor Agreement (MLA) negotiations between our coalition of unions and the county.