APWU Members at B&B Trucking Ratify Tentative Agreement
Members of the Great Lakes Area Mail Haulers Local APWU have voted to ratify a Tentative Agreement reached on March 29. Contract ratification ballots were mailed to the 100 APWU members of the local; 62 were returned, with 34 voting in favor of the agreement and 20 voting against. Eight ballots were disqualified.
Richard Phillips was assigned by Support Services Director Stephen Brooks to chair the APWU Negotiation Team, which included David Holder, Raoul Quiambao, and Terry Jakushevich. Phil Tabbita provided technical support.
The previous contract between the Great Lakes Area Mail Haulers Local APWU and B&B Trucking expired March 31. Negotiations and the ratification process continued through an extension period ending April 30, 2014.
The new contract will be in effect from May 1, 2014, through March 31, 2018.
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