MARBA negotiates with Teamsters Joint Council 25 the collective agreement that expires on May 31. The parties are scheduled to meet in mid-April to begin negotiations. According to the Mid-America Regional Bargaining Association (MARBA), the Mid-America Regional Bargaining Association (MARBA) recently signed a five-year contract with the Chicago Regional Carp Council (CRCC). 10/1/2020 to 30.09.2021 Central Region Pay rate /Fringe -Housing-This information is only as a reference. In case of deviation, the local collective agreement (PDF 4 pages) Download the full agreement in force from October 1, 2019 to 30 September 2024, (58 pages)Download The succession agreement, which is due to come into force on 1 June 2019, runs until 31 May 2024, requiring wage increases of 3.25%, 3.25%, 3.00%, 3.00% and 3.0%. The union represents approximately 30,000 carpenters in eight counties. A new five-year agreement has been reached between the Chicago Regional Carpenters Council (RCCC), which represents more than 30,000 members, and the Mid-America Regional Bargaining Association (MARBA), a multi-employer association that focuses on collective bargaining in the industrial construction industry. Representatives of both parties launched negotiations at an early stage to find a solution before the deadline expired. The new agreement, which will come into force on June 1, calls for annual increases in improved wages, health care and pension benefits. “This is a win-win agreement for both the Union carpenters and our partners who have developed a comprehensive plan for the future. By allaying the concerns of contractors and concluding a very good contract for our members and their families, we have eliminated the possibility of work interruptions. Our strong commitment to training, safety and productivity to ensure that our members and contractors maintain their competitive edge and market share will always be our top priority,” said Gary Perinar, Executive Secretary of the CRCC. “These negotiations have been successful thanks to the common spirit of our EU partners.
It has resulted in a plan that clarifies things while benefiting all parties. This new agreement will create stability and security in the construction industry,” said Seth Gudeman, SENIOR spokesman for MARBA. . BU 31 Operating Engineers Local 150 Bridge Operators BU 57 Teamsters Local 700 Supervising Police Communications Operator . . . BU 47 Architectural and Ornamental IronWorkers Local 63 – This contract covers 8 counties of Illinois BU 71 Policemen`s Benevolent – Protective Association of Illinois, Unit 156-Sergeants . Both parties have found a strong balance to strengthen contractual and professional relationships for the foreseeable future.