The Illinois FOP Labor Council

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By Mark Russillo, Field Representative - Monday, July 13, 2015


SIU Edwardsville Telecommunicators settled a one-year contract.  The parties negotiated increased wages, clarification of shift rotation, and overtime language to better accommodate their 12-hour shift schedule.  There was also a switch from uniform allowance to the University providing complete uniforms.  In addition, there was an update to Non-Discrimination language. Field Representative Mark Russillo assisted these Bargaining Committee Members:  Susan Bennett, Anita Dell, Kathleen Pont and Jamie Chapman.