On Wednesday, April 1, 2020, the election committee counted the ballots returned for the Tentative Agreement that was reached and certifies that the agreement has not ratified. The Bargaining Chair will be reaching out to the company to schedule dates to return to the table to negotiate.
Your CWA Bargaining Committee is pleased to announce that the tentative agreement between CWA and Consolidated Communications of Fort Bend (Katy, Texas Operations) has been ratified by a huge majority vote from the Union members of Local 6218.
The Union and Consolidated Communications of Fort Bend Company (Katy, Texas Operations) continued negotiations Thursday, March 26, 2020. Your Bargaining Committee was able to work out a fair healthcare plan for our members after a very long day.
In July of 2018, our Sisters and Brothers of District 1 were able to enter early negotiations with Verizon regarding wages and healthcare. They were successful in achieving a 4 year agreement extension. With our current CBA set to expire this September, District 6 assessed our options and noted that D1 had approximately 30,000 employees in their bargaining units and we are less than 30.
Your CWA Local 6171 Bargaining Committee is pleased to announce we have reached a two-year Tentative Agreement with Johnson Controls. We appreciate everyone supporting the committee during these negotiations. Below are some of the highlights of the TA.