A Public Hearing on the following proposed Ordinances will be held before the Finance Committee on Monday, April 5, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. pursuant to Section 3.12 of the Charter via Zoom webinar
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When: Apr 5, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Finance Committee
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Complete copies of proposed Ordinance is available for public review at the City Clerk’s Office, and the Cranston Central Library and the City’s website cranstonri.com under calendar by clicking on the meeting date.
“Individuals requesting interpreter services for the dear 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.”
Edward Brady, Chair
Leanne Zarrella, JD
PROPOSED ORDINANCE No. 3-21-03 RATIFYING SCHOOL COMMITTEE’S COLLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT WITH THE CRANSTON TEACHERS’ ALLIANCE, LOCAL 1704, AFT (PARAPROFESSIONALS UNIT – SEPTEMBER 1, 2018 – AUGUST 31, 2021)
It is ordained by the City Council of the City of Cranston as follows:
Section 1. The Cranston School Committee having bargained collectively with the Cranston Teachers’ Alliance Local 1704 AFT, which is the certified bargaining representative of Paraprofessional Unit as set forth in the attached contract and addendum;
Section 2. , The School Committee in accordance with Section 11.02.1 of the Cranston Home Rule Charter posted and made public on March 11, 2021 a copy of the proposed contract at least 72 hours notice prior to the public hearing on March 15, 2021 at which time the School Committee voted to approve the attached agreement.
Section 3. That the agreement in writing between the School Committee and the Cranston Teachers’ Alliance Local 1704 AFT, copy of which is attached hereto and made a part hereof, is hereby ratified, confirmed and approved by the City Council.
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. 11.02.1.
Section 5. This Ordinance shall take effect upon its final adoption.
Introduced pursuant to: Charter Sec. 11.02.1