Patrick Lamb, Attorney for OGA/SEEC being sworn in as the new A&R Chief Steward. Patrick will begin his duties as Chief Steward on June 25, 2015
A&R has been told to expect 8 layoffs from its membership at CTDOL. A&R has not been provided the identity of the individuals nor the targeted titles. There is no indication that positions will be cut at any other agency. Until the targeted classes at CTDOL are identified, we are unable to determine the impact our statewide lateral displacement rights may have on employees at other agencies, if any. Any employee directly impacted should immediately call the A&R Office at 860 953 1316.
The Union is hosting a Lunch and Learn meeting at the Department of Banking from 11:30 - 12:30 on Thursday, July 30th in conference room A&B. Lunch and Learn meetings provide the opportunity to meet face-to-face with your Union leaders to discuss the challenges and opportunities unique to your agency. You must utilize your lunch break to attend this Union meeting, so plan your time accordingly. Sandwiches and beverages will be provided.
Treasurer Jan Bureau will be holding A&R's monthly Budget Committee meeting on August 6th, at 5:30 PM. A light meal will be served. The meeting is open to all active members. Please RSVP by August 4th if you plan to attend.
Posted July 24, 2015
Chief Negotiator Christine Shanley-Buck will be holding a meeting to discuss strategies and potential contract issues in preparation for the upcoming contract negotiations. The meeting is open to all A&R members.
Meeting date & time: August 4th @ 5:30 at the Union hall. A light meal will be provided. Please RSVP by August 3rd to Sandy or Karen at 860-953-1316 if you plan to attend.
A&R PROUDLY HOSTS ITS 12th ANNUAL MEMBER'S PICNIC
Come join your Union brothers and sisters and enjoy a classic American style picnic. Enjoy hamburgers, hot dogs, veggie bugers, BBQ ribs, Kielbasa, grilled chicken, pasta salad, potato salad, corn bread & rolls, baked beans, fruit salad, cookies and brownies, and assorted beverages. Cash bar available with reasonably priced beer and wine.
Unfortunatley, the AFT Leadership Conference scheduled for August 8, 2015 has been cancelled.