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Tag: Amalgamated Transit Union Local 758

Aug.
30th

Pierce Transit drivers vote to freeze pay

Pierce Transit employees ratified an agreement Wednesday night that freezes pay for most employees and requires workers to take on more health care costs.

A proposed contract was finalized Aug. 17  after 15 months of negotiation.

A release from Pierce Transit and the employees’ union said employees “voted to ratify the agreement that has no wage increases and redesigns medical and dental benefit plans over a three-year labor contract.”

Amalgamated Transit Union Local 758 represents 708 Pierce Transit bus operators, mechanics, mechanics’ supervisors, customer-service staff and some administrative staff.

 

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