Tag Archives: arbitration

More on “Connecting the Dots”

The letter below was sent out March 17th in response to Mr. McFarlane’s “Connecting the Dots: PMLR, the budget and the union contract” article: Dear Neil: I read the repost of your “Connecting the Dots” series. Neil, if you spent as … Continue reading

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Video of Sam Gillespie, Grievance Director of UFCW Local 555 addressing TriMet Board of Directors; closing words from President Jonathan Hunt

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_KuZFyGIyB0

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A Reply to McFarlane’s E-Mail

Neil, Thanks for copying me on the email.  Let me say that actions speak louder than words, and when you have words that justify the action taken, then you have a pretty convincing case. Under the tenure of both Tom … Continue reading

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A Response from McFarlane:

Jon- I couldn’t agree more that the best way to resolve this is to sit down and negotiate, or failing that, advancing as quickly as possible to interest arbitration. Shelly and I stand ready to meet with you at any … Continue reading

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TriMet Still Doesn’t Get It!

Jon Hunt’s November 23, 2010 E-Mail to Neil McFarlane: Neil, I received a copy of the email sent by Kelly asking to confirm meeting with you and Shelly on November 29, 2010. In response to your November 17, 2010 memo, … Continue reading

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