We commenced negotiations with Stationary Engineers, Local 39 on July 29, 2016. The contract expires on September 30, 2016. Today, August 17, 2016, was the fourth meeting of the two parties and the Hospital presented its entire economic proposal (a copy of the wage proposal is hereby attached). In advance of the Hospital’s presentation today, […]
Local 39 Bargaining Update
We commenced negotiations with Stationary Engineers, Local 39 on July 29, 2016. The contract expires on September 30, 2016. The next scheduled negotiations session is set for September 8, 2016. The Hospital has offered to meet on additional date(s) between now and the scheduled September 8 meeting (both parties are checking their respective schedules to see if there are any available dates). The parties are prepared to meet on numerous other occasions in order to ensure negotiations occur between now and the end of September when the Local 39 contract expires. For more information, click here.
Washington Hospital’s bargaining team and representatives from ILWU, Local 6 met with the mediator for a second time on July 28. At this meeting, both sides reached a tentative agreement that covered the remaining issues. Both parties also agreed that they would support and fully endorse the tentative agreement for ratification by both Local 6 […]
Washington Hospital’s bargaining team and representatives from Local 6 will hold a meeting with the mediator on July 18 as the mediation process commences. Hospital representatives are hopeful that this process will be swiftly resolved. Updates will be provided on this blog as soon as they are available.