New Contract for Winneshiek County Secondary Road Crew
The Winneshiek County Secondary Road Crew, members of UE Local 869, have ratified a new two-year agreement. Wages increase
by an average of 3.5 percent effective July 1, by 3.5 percent on July 1, 2003. Increases in longevity pay include 30 cents after 20 years.
The employer agrees to institute a health insurance "cafeteria plan" (under Section 125 of the IRS Code) in January 2003.
The Local 869 negotiating committee consisted of Pres. Dave Johnson, Chief Steward Dale Schluter and Tom
Rima. They were assisted by Field Org. Rocky DeMaio.
UE News - 3/02