WORCESTER PUBLIC WORKS MEMBERS RATIFIY NEW CONTRACT
Local 170 members ratified a new two-year agreement last week. The contract includes wage increases and language improvements.
The members work in the Water, Parks and Highway Departments within the City of Worcester, handling payroll, work orders, issues and complaints from residents, as well as snow removal organization and staffing the Recycling Center.
“These members are the heartbeat of the city,” said Shannon George, Teamsters Local 170 Principal Officer. “They keep the city functioning day-to-day and hour-by-hour.”