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Three Cumberland City Police Officers Win Annual Leave

Three Cumberland City Police Officers were awarded an additional 40 hours of annual leave thanks to Local 1994's fight on their behalf.  There was disagreement with the City on language in the Collective Bargaining Agreement over how leave is awarded dependent on an...

Los miembros de M-NCPPC luchan por (y ganan) PPE

Los miembros del parque y de la planificación han utilizado recientemente la unión para luchar por (y ganar) nuevos guantes resistentes a la punción para usar mientras trabajan en los parques. Los nuevos guantes serán útiles para hacer frente a los peligros de recoger...

M-NCPPC Members Fight (and Win) PPE

Members at Park and Planning recently used the union to fight for (and win) new puncture resistant gloves to use while working in the parks. The new gloves will come in handy to deal with the dangers of picking up broken glass and possibly...

Sick Leave Bank 2019 – Montgomery County Bargaining Unit

TO: MCGEO Members FROM: Office of Human Resources MCGEO UFCW Local 1994 DATED: November 13, 2018 The SLB continues to be a great success. To date, the 2018 SLB has 4,551 members and has been able to assist members who met the criteria for using SLB hours. The SLB...

MCGEO members getting out the vote

Local 1994 members worked every weekend leading up to the election to get out the vote for their endorsed candidates. Their efforts paid off. Local 1994 Field Representative/Organizer Gabriel Acevero will be heading to the state house in 2019 as a delegate to District...

Scholarship Opportunity for Local 1994 Members

THE MARTIN E. GEREL MEMORIAL UNION SCHOLARSHIP 2019 The law firm of ASHCRAFT & GEREL, LLP, has always valued their connection with the Washington, DC union movement. In recognition of this special relationship, the firm established a Union Scholarship Program more...

Montgomery County

Sick Leave Bank 2019 – Montgomery County Bargaining Unit

TO: MCGEO Members FROM: Office of Human Resources MCGEO UFCW Local 1994 DATED: November 13, 2018 The SLB continues to be a great success. To date, the 2018 SLB has 4,551 members and has been able to assist members who met the criteria for using SLB hours. The SLB...

Welcome New Executive Board Member Beverly Bierman

Welcome New Executive Board Member Beverly Bierman

Health and Human Services Steward Bev Bierman has been appointed to the Executive Board to fill out the term of Tara Huber. Huber left her current position to take a job in the Mental Health Court which makes it difficult to continue as a Vice President. “We’re happy...

Volunteer to Canvass

The election this November is going to be significant - and the race for Montgomery County Executive promises to be close. Can you join us in persuading your Union Brothers and Sisters to get out and vote? [ninja_form...

Union Ends Wage Compression for Mechanics

The union created a separate wage scale for mechanics that will place both incumbent members and new hires on a wage scale commensurate with the relevant experience as mechanics. The new wage scale is designed to end wage compression that was caused by hiring new...

PGCMLS

Housing Opportunities Commission

HOC Members Get New Safety Shoes

HOC Members Get New Safety Shoes

HOC members picked out new safety shoes from the Shoe Van. Under the new contract, the value of the shoe vouchers was increased and eligible employees receive shoe vouchers each year.  

M-NCPPC

Los miembros de M-NCPPC luchan por (y ganan) PPE

Los miembros de M-NCPPC luchan por (y ganan) PPE

Los miembros del parque y de la planificación han utilizado recientemente la unión para luchar por (y ganar) nuevos guantes resistentes a la punción para usar mientras trabajan en los parques. Los nuevos guantes serán útiles para hacer frente a los peligros de recoger...

M-NCPPC Members Fight (and Win) PPE

M-NCPPC Members Fight (and Win) PPE

Members at Park and Planning recently used the union to fight for (and win) new puncture resistant gloves to use while working in the parks. The new gloves will come in handy to deal with the dangers of picking up broken glass and possibly...

M-NCPPC Member Ratify New CBA

M-NCPPC Member Ratify New CBA

Members of Local 1994 who are part of the Maryland-National Capitol Park and Planning Commission bargaining unit ratified their new Collective Bargaining agreement on May 1 (181 accept to 46 reject). Bargaining team members: Aaron Crawford, JJ Harris, Stevel Harrell,...

Tentative Agreement Reached on Wage Reopener for M-NCPPC

Tentative Agreement Reached on Wage Reopener for M-NCPPC

Congratulations! We have reached a tentative agreement on your wage reopener! The agreement calls for a 5% increase overall - 3.5% merit increase; 1.5% COLA effective in the first full pay period after August 1 and a top of grade lump sum of .05% effective on July 1....

Bill in State Legislature asks for Audit in Park and Planning

Bill in State Legislature asks for Audit in Park and Planning

There’s exciting news for our Park & Planning members: Delegate Ben Kramer has introduced a bill that would establish an Inspector General to oversee and do an audit of the commission. All the games the Commission has played with money, any waste in the budget,...

Cumberland City Police

Three Cumberland City Police Officers Win Annual Leave

Three Cumberland City Police Officers were awarded an additional 40 hours of annual leave thanks to Local 1994's fight on their behalf.  There was disagreement with the City on language in the Collective Bargaining Agreement over how leave is awarded dependent on an...

LT Services

Workers at LT Services Win Local 1994 Representation Election

Workers at LT Services Win Local 1994 Representation Election

Workers at LT Services, a building services contractor to Montgomery County, recently won their bid for union representation with a resounding “Yes” vote, electing Local 1994 as their collective bargaining representative. “Yaaay! Ganamos gracias a dios ahora tenga el...

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Athena Consulting

Athena Bargaining Update

As many of you may know, we are currently engaged in contract negotiations with your employer Athena Consulting LLC.  Initially when we started negotiations in February of this year we were confident that you all would have a contract by now. Nevertheless, we’re close...

Athena Election Certified

We received notification from the National Labor Relations Board that your election has been certified. We will make a request to begin official bargaining soon.

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