Sep 08, 2016

Coalition Achieves Tentative Agreement with King County

Late yesterday afternoon, our Coalition of Unions achieved a tentative agreement with the County over all compensation elements in your contract. The agreement is fully recommended by your Union bargaining committee.

Aug 02, 2016

Cautious Optimism in King County Total Comp Bargaining

We may be on the verge of an important breakthrough in our Total Comp negotiations with King County. This is great news, especially given the profound challenges we have faced over the last nine months of bargaining.

Jul 20, 2016

Local 117 Leads on Forging Blue-Green Alliance

In the past, the issue of climate change has been framed by corporations and some government agencies as a choice between the “environment or jobs”. That is a false choice that only divides workers and communities.