County, highway department union sign contract
Mar 14, 2012 | 1182 views | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend | print
After some negotiating between Massac County and union members from the county highway department, the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) union representative and the commissioners officially signed off on a three-year contract at Tuesday morning's meeting.

A motion was made by Commission Chair Billy Hillebrand to accept the contract and the motion was approved.

According to Hillebrand, the contract, which Massac County State's Attorney Patrick Windhorst has reviewed, includes a two percent raise for union employees, which became retro active to January with the signatures Tuesday morning.

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