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Friday “Members in Action/Victories” Roundup

It’s been a busy few weeks outside the Legislature as Federation members have shown how joining together and using our voice can make a powerful difference in delivering quality services to our neighbors and communities. Here are some highlights: • At Western Washington University in Bellingham late last month, the Federation resolved a salary survey …

Negotiators Reports

Area Report 10/15/15 Campus Police

EWU Police Discussion regarding Statewide Police Sub Committee opportunities occurred, to include other campus police engagement. This proposal from your local passed at convention and a sub work group will be created to discuss campus police issues and concerns. CWU Police Discussion regarding Statewide Police Sub Committee opportunities occurred, to include other campus police engagement. …

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MOUboosts pay about 13% for WWU plumber/pipefitter/steamfitters

A memorandum of understanding at Western Washington University has been signed that aims to recognize the “value of retaining the current employees and assist the employer in recruitment for future vacancies” in plumber/pipefitter/steamfitter job classes. The MOU boosted the pay of those in the job classes of plumber/pipefitter/steamfitter and plumber/pipefitter/steamfitters lead by five ranges. Because …

Negotiators Reports

Area Report 6/15/15 WWU

Western Washington University– We recently filed a DTB concerning parking at the University. We met with management earlier this month. Your team consisted of Jim Brady, Stephanie Scott, Katherine Boyd, David Garcia, Tim Harvey and Sarah Neugebauer who were firm in their position in keeping with the contract language. Submitted by Jennifer Dixon  jenniferd@wfse.org

Negotiators Reports

Area Report 3/15/15 (Casey)

Western Washington University Police Management has agreed to host Joint Labor Management Communications meetings with police specific. We are looking for 2 volunteers to attend these meetings with us. Contact Phyllis or I (800-562-6002) if interested. The design of this meeting(s) will be to discuss day to day operational impacts, issues or concerns from the …

Negotiators Reports, WWU

Excerpt from Area Report 2/15/14 (Debbie B) – WWU

Western Washington University (WWU) The 2015-2017 WWU Bargaining team on January 23 & 24 and finalized decisions on which proposals to move forward for contract negotiations. The team meets again on February 27 and 28 to finalize proposal language and bargaining strategy. Our first bargaining dates with the University are scheduled for March 18 and …