**Vote on Wednesday, October 24th between 7am-6:30pm in the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library's Board Room** Everyone is being asked to make a decision tomorrow that some may find difficult and I wanted to share a little bit about why I plan to vote yes. If you look back to the Bottom Line #1, we went … Continue reading Why I am voting yes tomorrow
***Join us at the City Council meeting at the Downtown Fire Station (400 NW Harrison Street) between 5:15-5:30 p.m. on Monday, October 1st! We need to fill up Council Chambers and show everyone what solidarity looks like! Wear your t-shirt or just wear green!*** Dear Members, Yesterday afternoon, our Local declared impasse in contract negotiations … Continue reading All About Impasse
Are you willing to work for less? These are the questions you need to be asking yourself tomorrow while casting your strike vote. If you have not been keeping up with the many issues of the Bottom Line and/or are interested in a summary of why you should come out and vote for or against … Continue reading Are you willing to take a cut?
Here are some commonly asked questions about what mediation is and how it works. Our first mediation session is Wednesday, August 8th. What is mediation? Mediation is a tool used to resolve disputes between parties with the assistance of a neutral, trained mediator. Mediation may be demanded by either party after 150 days of bargaining/negotiating. … Continue reading What is Mediation? (An FAQ)
Our first mediation meeting will be on Wednesday, August 8th. This post is an effort to share with members what was said at the last (July 26th) negotiations session to help clarify how we got here and what the arguments are on both sides. “Your view is to keep the stipend, our view is to … Continue reading Why are we going to mediation?