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Dear Local 88 members, You may have heard recently that Health and other County departments are being asked to begin the budgeting process under the direction of a constraint budget for the next fiscal year (2018-19). Local 88 will continue to take a strong position that any staffing reductions should not fall disproportionately on union […]
Early in the morning of December 21, our bargaining team made a proposal to management that would’ve effectively settled our contract, however, we have not yet received a response from management. We hoped to have received a response by this week but unfortunately because of management absences that has not come to fruition. We will […]
Dear Local 88 Members On Wednesday 12/20, we met again with management and had a productive bargaining session and moved very close to a tentative agreement. Prior to this meeting the biggest sticking points were the Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) and limiting changes to the Kaiser medical and dental plans. By the end of […]
Over the last few weeks Local 88 members and allies rallied, picketed, and organized at a number of locations and let County management know that they are watching and that they want a fair and equitable contract. This activism is paying off and we saw movement from the management bargaining team during our bargaining session […]