Negotiations, Stay Tuned

Posted July 28, 2023

Brothers and Sisters,

Hope everyone is staying hydrated! I’m happy to report we just completed the negotiations on the Fresno area in Sacramento area for Floor Cover Addendums. Those addendums will be voted on for ratification on Monday July 31st 2027 from 6am to 5pm, if you are a Floor Coverer you may vote at the Fresno, Sacramento or San Leandro Local Union Halls.

We have the Labor Day event coming up at Fresno State football day and picnic so please stay tuned and show up to the union meeting if you’re interested in attending that event. This will be a VAC event.

Bay Area Painters recently ratified their master agreement and we are currently in negotiations on the Sacramento painter addendum. We will begin negotiations on the Fresno Painter Addendum in August. Please come to the union meetings for further information work hard work safe and have a great weekend.

Jeffrey B Roberts

Regional director

District Council 16 local union 294



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