The first time the proposed contract between McHenry County and Local 150 International Union of Operating Engineers Facilities Department came before the Finance and Audit Committee it stalled because of a tie vote.
The vote was 2-2.
Jim Heisler and Robert Nowak voted in favor.
Tina Hill and Nick Provenzano were in opposition.
Not attending were
- MIchele Aavang
- John Hammerand
- Bob Martens
Here’s what the contract proposes:
Impact on Human Resources: This agreement establishes terms and conditions of employment for the bargaining unit members. Impact on Budget (Revenue; Expenses, Fringe Benefits): Bargaining unit employees are to receive wage increases as follows:
- December 1, 2015 – 1%
- December 1, 2016 – 2%
- December 1, 2017 – 2%
The 11 members of this unit will move onto the Local 150 insurance plan.
Once off the County plan, employees can not return and we no longer pay a percentage for retirees.
The annual cost is show below:
Contract changes are summarized below:The Committee meets again today.