Your Union Negotiating Committee met with Management on Tuesday and Thursday. Serving on the Committee are Head Shop Steward Brian Pingley, Shop Steward Jeremy Ebersole, Local 96 President Wilder Reed, and Local 96 Vice-President J.T. Bowers.
Discussions focused on contract language changes. Wages will be on the table next Tuesday.
The proposed contract and additional materials are posted here for members to review, including a summary of the proposed changes, the new wage chart, and Blue Cross PPO changes. Finally, we have posted a copy of the complete proposed contract with additions and deletions. Additiionally, here are calculations on projected raises and health benefits changes here.
We will discuss and answer questions during the Membership Meeting on Tuesday at 6pm. The zoom information for Tuesday's meeting will be posted on Monday.
Local 96 will hold a membership meeting to review the Tentative Agreement on Tuesday at 6pm. Voting on the contract will begin immediately after the meeting on Tuesday night and be conducted online and by phone through Ballot Point.
The entire proposed contract is posted on the website, so that members have a chance to review the Tentative Agreement before voting on it.
The Bargaining Committee is reviewing and finalizing the proposed contract language for a vote by the membership.
The contract vote will be conducted electronically. You will get a complete copy of the proposed contract and we will hold a CAT team meeting and a membership meeting before the contract vote.
We will have more information on the meetings and voting schedule soon.
Stay tuned, and stay Teamster Strong.
Tonight, your Bargaining Committee reached a tentative agreement with AltaGas negotiators on a new contract that addresses our priority issues, including raises and healthcare. All employees should report to work as scheduled while we prepare for the contract vote.