The members of LL 2247 at Duraco Stormtite ratified a new three year agreement. This came after they had turned down the companies previous final offer on March 10,2015 and took a 100% in favor of strike action. The Negotiating committee met with the owner and HR director and managed to come up with an offer that was acceptable to the committee.
The committee held another ratification meeting with the membership on March 25, 2015 at the District office and the committee recommended acceptance of this new offer, it was ratified by the members 100% in favor of the new offer.
Highlights of the deal were:
Fifty cents per hour wage increase in each year of a 3 year deal ( avg 3.9% per year)
Sick leave improvements ( 2 extra days)
Wages and benefits retroactive to Jan 1 2015