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T i m e s
September 29 2009
1. WW Staff Contract Vote - Contract Ratified
The ratification vote for the WW Staff Contract was held today between 12-1pm. Volunteers Jan Knudson and Wyatt Wood assisted in the ballot count. The certified results are as follows:
Number of WW members in Staff Bargaining Unit 220 Number of WW Staff ballots received 164 Number of Ballots in favor of ratification 144 Number of Ballots against ratification 20
President Roger Browne will notify King County of the vote results and encourage the King County Council to implement the contract as soon as possible.
Background: Ballots for the WW Staff contract ratification vote were distributed on September 23, 2009. Terms of the tentative contract were reviewed with members at meetings on September 16, September 21 and September 29. Ballots were due by September 29th at 1pm.
The ratification vote for the WW Staff Contract was held today between 12-1pm. Volunteers Jan Knudson and Wyatt Wood assisted in counting the ballots and certified the count. Ken Madden, Secretary
Michelle Martin passed away on September 22, 2009. We send our collective condolences to her friends, family and many coworkers throughout King County. Donations can be made to Wolf Haven, an organization Michelle cared very deeply about at www.wolfhaven.org
3. October Meeting Schedule
October 7 — Board Meeting, 12-1, KSC, 4G
Roger Browne, President