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1. Monthly TEA Meeting
The monthly TEA Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 18, 2015 from 12-1 PM, KSC Floor 5, Harappa conference room.
2. Wastewater Bargaining Committee
King County Office of Human Relations(OLR)and TEA met on Thursday, February 26th and continued our discussions of wages and COLA. Matt Nolan was present to represent Supervisors.
Our next Bargaining session with OLR is March 31st.
TEA and OLR are continuing to finalize a settlement agreement that would provide procedures related to special duty assignments within WTD and in other Union jurisdictions to protect our interests and encourage promotional opportunities. Bargaining Committee is scheduled for Noon to 1:00 p.m. on March 24, 2015 in KSC Room 8C. Please direct your questions to Alton Gaskill, TEA Bargaining Chair.
3. Transit Contract Negotiations
The bargaining team and the County had their first session with PERC appointed mediator, Mathew Greer, on Friday February 27, 2015. Next session is scheduled for late April.
TEA continues to work with Sasha Alessi our Labor Relations representative to sort out the correct prescription (Express Scripts) copays and coverage for members with the KingCare plan.
If you have any questions please contact Transit Bargaining Chair, Elizabeth Wright.
4. Council of Representatives
Next meeting is March 17th, 12-1, Room 4G.
5. Leave Donation Request
Mark Hurston is in need of leave donations. Please donate if you can. Contact your HR Department for the Leave Request Form.
John Phillips, President
Jane McPherson, Vice President
Hillary Schafer, Secretary
Jerry Williams, Treasurer
Alton Gaskill, Wastewater Bargaining Chair
Elizabeth Wright, Transit Bargaining Chair
Don Marable, Council of Reps. Chair