LOCAL 170 GETS IT DONE

LOCAL 170 GETS IT DONE
Teamsters Local 170 members at Casella Waste ratified a new agreement last week.
On July 19, Casella Waste members ratified a new five-year agreement that includes:
• Freezing the employee contribution toward healthcare
• 40-hour guarantee language
• Additional personal days
• Increases to the boot and tool allowance
• Changes to the disciplinary procedure that reduces the window during which the company could issue discipline.
Additionally the contract includes wage increases of 13.8% over the life of the contract.
Business Agent Sean Foley recognized Steward Tony Bonanca for the time and hard work he put in during the negotiations.