City of Seattle

2022, City of Seattle Negotiations:

November 14th, 2022-

  • The city and the union met on November 14th to negotiate.
  • Consistent with all previous union proposals; the union made a proposal to the city for a 3-year deal with significant increases over the term of the agreement. The union’s proposal removes UA Local 32 from the Coalition of City Unions (CCU) in future years.
  • The union informed the city that the next city proposal will need to have a greater overall economic value to the membership than the last city proposal (which was voted on October 19th and rejected by the members).
  • The city informed the union that they will not be able to counter our proposal until next year (January or later).
  • If you have specific questions please give Troy, Kurt, or one of the member negotiators a call.

October 19th, 2022-         

  • The UA Local 32 members working at the City of Seattle voted to reject the last offer from the City.
  • UA Local 32 has notified the City of the outcome of the vote and requested to meet with the City to resume negotiations as soon as possible.
  • We will update this page when relevant information becomes available, to include future meeting dates etc.

October 26th, 2022-

  • The City has agreed to meet with UA Local 32 to bargain on November 14th, 2022.
  • A meeting will be held with the negotiation team prior to meeting with the City on November 14th.
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