As of 8:17 pm Tuesday night, Sept. 13, the WWU contract is done!
• 6 percent across-the-board pay increase over two years: 2 percent on July 1, 2017, 2 percent on July 1, 2018 and another 2 percent on Jan. 1, 2019.
• $250 signing bonus
• Added vacation accrual.
• Increased boot allowance, increased clothing allowance, stronger language for uniforms.
• Additional increases for police.
WWU members now must vote to accept or reject that tentative agreement. Information will be coming soon in the mail on the tentative agreement and the online ratification voting process. More details on the tentative agreement online soon: http://wfse.org/ratification-wwu/
The WWU contract would take effect July 1, 2017, and expire June 30, 2019.