Over the past year, members stood in solidarity with the union bargaining committee and took action at work sites. As a result, SEIU 509 state workers won a new contract that offers more pay, more job security and better working conditions.
Some highlights include:
- Pay increases for three years, including a retroactive wage increase for 2017,
- Preservation of sick time,
- Longer vacation periods, and
- Grievance process improvements.