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Tuesday, Oct 13, 2015

Quincy City Council approves contract with Machinists Union employees

1 year, 6 months ago by

One-year deal gives a 1.03 percent raise

The Quincy City Council has approved a one-year contract between the City and Central Services employees represented by the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local 822 have reached an agreement on a one-year contract.

The raise is1.03 percent for workers at Central Services, the water and wastewater treatment plants, Quincy Regional Airport and civilian employees in the Quincy Police Department. 78 employees are affected.

The vote was 7-6 to approve the deal, with Mayor Kyle Moore also voting with the majority. Alderman Jared Holbrook (R-3rd Ward) was absent.

All of the labor union contracts with the City are up for renewal this year. Other unions include the Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1108 (bus drivers Firefighters Local 63 and the Policemen's Benevolent and Protective Association Local 12.