The Illinois FOP Labor Council

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By John Roche, Attorney - Thursday, March 29, 2018


The New Lenox bargaining team, among other things, secured a four year collective bargaining agreement that included across-the-board wage increases of 2.5%, 2.5%, 2.5% and 3% each year of the Agreement.  The team also secured 12-hour shifts and increased the amount of comp time accrual by 24 hours.  The bargaining team consisted of John Conroy, Brian Wojoski, Andrew Dowding, Doug Furlong and Brian Morrison.  The team was assisted by Labor Council Attorney John Roche.