Tentative Agreement Reached with St. Raphael's

UFCW Local 1189 has reached a tentative agreement with St. Raphael’s. A ratification vote will be held on December 6, 2017.  There are several language changes.  Management agreed to pay any changes to health care as determined by the Trustees. Currently the Employer pays 88% and the Employee pays 12% of the cost of plan A.  This is a 3-year contract with wage increases in each year of the contract. The wage increases are as follows:1.      December 28, 2017 .30 cents per hour all rates all brackets.2.   December 27, 2018 .40 cents  per hour all rates all brackets.3.      December 26, 2019 . 30 cents per hour all rates all brackets.We have a full committee recommendation.