On Monday November 5th, City Council unanimously approved the labor agreement covering the period from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2023 between AFSCME Local 2975 and the City of Corvallis. Payroll is working on getting our COLA and signing bonus to us. HR is working on publishing our new contract. Be sure to mark … Continue reading Contract Approved by Council; Payroll Changes Coming; Next Steps
By calling our health benefits "generous" as Mark Shepard our city manager does in this article, and saying not a word about how hard working we are as if we're nonessential, causes me (Ruth Rose) to believe that he has very little regard for his largest employee group!! Carlos' quote in this article is spot … Continue reading GT Article re Contract Ratification
Carlos López, our Local's President was interviewed for KBOO's Valley Views program by host Dale Holiday. Have a listen here, and stay tuned for Part 2 coming soon.
AFSCME members, The contract ratification vote is scheduled for Wednesday, October 24th, 7:30am-6:30pm, in the Library’s Board Room, located on the bottom floor of the Library. Please remember that you can only vote on the ratification if you are an AFSCME member. If you are not yet a member, you can become a member by … Continue reading Tentative Agreement Information Session Tuesday 10/23
Today, two Reference Librarians got together to modify a calculator that was sent out by a nonmember City employee. The modifications were made to make it useful to part-time employees and also factor in the signing bonus and the steps. Neither of these calculators are vetted by the Union or the City. They may or … Continue reading Helpful Calculator? – Use with Caution.