Posted: October 29, 2012
WAPA pact raises wages
IBEW members at the Western Area Power Administration have ratified a new agreement, which now awaits final approvement by the U.S. Department of Energy.
The agreement includes a first-year wage increase of 3.76%, with wage re-openers in each of the final four years of the five-year agreement.
Negotiating for the union were Jamie Freeze and Business Rep. Sam Glero.