NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
A Public Hearing on the following proposed Ordinances will be held before the Finance Committee on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. Council Chambers, 869 Park Avenue, Cranston, RI. pursuant to Section 3.12 of the Charter.
Complete copies of proposed Ordinances are available for public review at the City Clerk’s Office and the Cranston Central Library and can be viewed on the City’s website cranstonri.com under calendar by clicking on the meeting date.
“Individuals requesting interpreter services for the deaf or hard of hearing must notify the City Clerk’s Office at 461-1000 ext. 3197 seventy-two (72) hours in advance of the hearing date.”
Council Vice-President Maria Medeiros Wall, JD
Michael W. Favicchio, Chair City Clerk
PROPOSED ORDINANCE NO. 10-18-01 ATIFYING THE LIUNA (LABORERS INTERNATIONAL UNION OF NORTH AMERICA) CONTRACT, LOCAL UNION 1322 (FY July 1, 2018-June 30, 2021 Janus Revisions)
It is ordained by the City Council of the City of Cranston as follows:
Section 1. The City of Cranston has through its corporate officials, bargained collectively with the LIUNA (Laborers International Union of North America), Local 1322, which is the certified bargaining representative of municipal laborers as set forth in the contract; and the Union and the City of Cranston have reached an understanding respecting the terms of a contract resulting from concession bargaining.
Section 2. That the agreement in writing between the City of Cranston and the Local 1322, was previously ratified, confirmed and approved by this City Council on July 23, 2018, Ordinance No. 2018-17. The revisions to the CBA are a result of the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Janus v. AFSCME. A copy of the revised agreement is attached hereto and made a part hereof.
Section 3. That except as modified by the terms of the aforesaid agreement, the City of Cranston shall retain all powers vested in it by law and its charter over the management, regulation and control of said city municipal laborers.
Section 4. Any additional agreements, letters of understanding, contract addendums or modifications during the life of this collective bargaining agreement between the parties must be ratified by the City Council and comply with Charter Sec. 14.17
Section 5. This Ordinance shall take effect upon its final adoption.
I hereby certify that there is no fiscal impact from the proposed revisions to the existing collective bargaining agreement previously approved by the Council.
Robert F. Strom, Director of Finance
Sponsored by Mayor Allan W. Fung
Referred to Finance Committee
November 15, 2018