UFCW Local 1189 has reached a tentative agreement with The Wedge. A ratification vote will be held on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. in Classroom C at the Lyndale location.
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Local 1189 currently has two open positions on its Southern Division executive board. Members interested in serving as an executive board member should submit a letter of interest, including Union experience with Local 1189 and a brief statement on why they would like to be considered, to President Jennifer Christensen no later than June 7, 2019. Mail: 266 Hardman Ave N, South St. Paul, MN 55075 Fax: 651-451-8227 Email: email@example.com
Union members covered by the"Grocery" contract voted overwhelmingly (80% of voters said YES) to ratify a new three year agreement. Union members voted at the Union office and in their store break-rooms at Mount Royal and at Super One stores...The vote for Members covered by the "Meat Contract" was closer with 70% of the members ratifying the agreement. UFCW 1189 President Jennifer Christensen was please with the high turnout, and thanked the committee, members, and the community for their support of our Union grocery workers.
UFCW Local 1189 members at Kowalski’s Central facility in Shoreview voted overwhelmingly in favor of ratifying a new three-year agreement on May 8. The agreement contains a number of improvements for top of scale/over scale wages, protection for parents during emergency weather situations, improvements to the holiday pay language, more flexible vacation scheduling and improvements to on-call pay.
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