Contract 2020

UPDATED MAY 2, 2020

Sadly, due to the COVID-19 public health crisis our bargaining team and executive board made the difficult decision to postpone successor negotiations and seek a one year contract extension with an annual wage increase beginning July 1, 2020. The last offer we presented to Metro was March Thursday, March 26. We are still waiting for a response.

Our 2020 negotiations table team
Elizabeth Goetzinger, Lead negotiator; Lori Baumann, Oregon AFSCME; Laura Garlie, Recording Secretary; Rob Nathan; Katie Hentges; Andrew Judkins; Michael Cutright; Yuxing Zheng; Grace Cho.

Bargaining committee members: Frank Culbertson, Trevor Dunsmuir, Alec Forbis, Jonathan Gillespie, Rob Smoot, Zackariah Sloane, Bill Stein, Oriana Quackenbush

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