CAO, CLA, Mayor Villaraigosa Officially can no longer support erip!
Erip supporters few and far from enough to pass erip, coalition asked to take further cuts within 24 hours or layoffs and furloughs are back on the table!
$50-60 Million needed Now, CLA claims Furloughs and Layoffs only way out.
Action needed immediately, 24 hours before council makes the choice.
Union coalition asked to make cuts, coalition promises without checking with members it will make cuts amounting 60 million!
CAO attempting to implement furloughs by September 28th furloughs will become effective for all members outside DWP & Airport Harbor.
City Coalition wants to throw out our contracts, give up many bonus codes.
City Coalition officially supports EAA Positions that furloughs are Illegal.
Pensions blamed for financial problems.
“City workforce currently unsustainable.”
No Furlough No Layoff Provision unacceptable.
1.9% Additional Retirement Contribution sought from members bringing it up to 8% of members salary for the rest of your career.
LACityworkers.com will immediately file suit if any changes to ratified agreements occur, any changes must be brought to it’s membership to ratify, not made 24 hours before council vote, No Union is authorized to act on behalf of it’s members without it’s membership voting on it’s contracts.
Budget Commitee Votes 3-2 Against recommendation #1.