After four days of negotiations, this is the bargaining teams first report to the membership, as you would expect the company is once again playing Hardball with Winter Park group.
Concessions as of Friday that benefit the hourly employees is the enhanced EIPP with no age restriction and guaranteed amount no seniority restriction.
The company passed all 26 of their proposals on Tuesday morning with many concessions and cuts in the contract language. The local has passed 23 of our proposals in addition to 9 information requests, with discussion by the team on 4 new issues not passed. the following 10 proposals were T/A this week some union some company, Cover sheet, Definitions, Continuing Seniority, seniority portability, job opportunities, bereavement leave, enhanced EIPP, wage protection, we will continue to address the remaining next week.
The bargaining team will be addressing possible picketing Monday afternoon and a strike vote on Tuesday so be prepared for mobilization request for Winter Park.