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Online version of the Letter to Commissioners Petition

Click here to sign: Letter to Commissioners Dear Multnomah County Commissioners, With anticipated budget cuts and funding uncertainties at various levels of government, we, members of AFSCME Local 88, our brothers and sisters in other locals and unions, and members of the greater Portland community expect the County Commissioners to support protect and defend: Equitable access […]

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Voluntary Retirement Program Update

On Friday 5/5, we signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the County regarding a voluntary retirement incentive. In substance, this agreement is consistent with how this incentive has been implemented in the past.  The intent of the program is to minimize layoffs due to budget constraints in this upcoming fiscal year. For that reason, the […]

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May Day Activities Update

Monday, May 1st is International Workers’ Day. In order to celebrate and honor the sacrifices and contributions of workers and labor activists around the world, and to show the pride and strength of our own union, Local 88 is asking members to join in various May Day activities. For folks who are working on Monday, […]

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