Mari Jane Friel and Anthony McKinney are a couple of stand-out union activists. Both have excelled at building a strong union in their workplaces and organizing their co-workers.
This is a time to honor our public servants and express our gratitude for the critical services they provide.
All Teamsters 117 bargaining units have voted resoundingly to ratify the total comp agreement and their individual appendix agreements.
In December, we will be conducting contract ratification meetings for all Teamsters who work at King County.
You may recall that our Coalition of Unions reached a tentative agreement with King County back in August over your compensation for the coming two years.
Late yesterday afternoon the King County Coalition of Union bargaining members unanimously voted to recommend moving forward a tentative agreement on economics.
Our union coalition team was back at the negotiations table with King County yesterday as we continue to bargain over your wages and health care for 2019-2020.
Vicky Moore gives an update on Total Comp negotiations with King County. Paid leave, short and long term disability and retirement healthcare are on the table.