2017-62 Approving Steelworkers Unit for 2018-2020

ORDINANCE RATIFYING, AUTHORIZING AND APPROVING THE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY OF MARION AND UNITED STEELWORKERS OF AMERICA LOCAL 1949 UNIT 2A AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

            WHEREAS, an Agreement with United Steelworkers of America Local 1949 Unit-2A has been reached and submitted to the Council on behalf of the said Bargaining Unit and the City of Marion, and

WHEREAS, the Agreement has been ratified by the Bargaining Unit, and

WHEREAS, there is a real and present need to ratify, authorize and approve the aforementioned Agreement in order to incorporate negotiated concessions,

            WHEREAS, an Agreement with the United Steelworkers of America Local 1949, Unit 2A has been reached on behalf of said Bargaining Unit and the City of Marion and ratified by the bargaining unit to be effective January 1, 2018.

            BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the City of Marion, Marion County, Ohio: 

Section 1.    Council having reviewed the negotiated terms as presented by

the Administration hereby ratifies, authorizes, approves and directs the Administration to enter and execute the Collective Bargaining Agreement in order to put in place the negotiated terms from the bargaining table including but not limited to the concessions which were achieved and determined to be necessary between the City of Marion and United Steelworkers, Local 1949-2A. The term of said contract to be January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2020.

Section 2.     The Auditor is authorized and directed to ensure adequate appropriations/de-appropriations are made in order to take into account the contract obligations and concessions upon passage of this ordinance.

Section 3.     That this ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, welfare and safety of the City of Marion and the inhabitants thereof, and the current contract for the United Steelworkers will expire on December 31, 2017, and as such, shall take effect and be in force immediately upon its passage and approval by the Mayor, provided it receives the affirmative vote of two-thirds of all members elected to Council; otherwise it shall become effective from and after the earliest period allowed by law.

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                                                                        Kate Fisher

Approved:                                                      President of Council

 

 

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Mayor Scott Schertzer

 

 

Attest:

 

 

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Clerk of Council