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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