IMPORTANT COLLECTIVE BARGAINING UPDATE

On February 24, 2015, our members overwhelmingly ratified the proposed collective bargaining agreement, which runs from February 18, 2010 through August 17, 2017. When the official version of the agreement becomes available, we will post it here. Until then, please click here for a summary of the agreement, as well as for a copy of the Memorandum of Agreement. Kindly note that except where the new agreement alters a provision of our prior contract, the previous terms remain in effect. As always, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

 

 

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Weather Emergency Grievances

Members who relied upon their Commissioner’s written policy statement that “lateness or absence caused by transportation problem will be excused with no charge to leave balances..” are having their grievances advanced through the system. ACS Labor Relations continues to insist that DCAS’ policies are clear (to everyone but the ACS Commissioner), and that our members should have known better than to rely on their Commissioner’s explicit bulletins!

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Prescription Drug Coverage

Effective June 1, 2014, CSBA members’ prescription drug coverage is being provided through Teamsters Local 237’s Welfare Fund and Aetna. Please call Local 237’s Welfare Fund at (212) 924-7220 for all prescription-related issues.

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