Author Archive for Roger King

Congratulations to John Staino!

The Local 860 ballots have been counted and fellow 9201 member, John Staino, and his slate have been re-elected to the Local Executive Board. It is great to have a WMC employee serving as President of the Local Board. Best…

Health Assessment deadline approaching.

Reminder – If you elected to participate in the discount program for health insurance, by doing the assessment and journey, like last year. You have a week to complete the assessment, your spouse must also complete by June 30th. Then…

Congratulations 2017 Scholarship Awardees!

Our unit annually offers scholarships to children of members who are graduating high school, going on to college and fulfill application requirements.  We are pleased to announce that last night we honored 9 awardees along with their parents/guardians at a…

Health insurance reduction confusion

So by now everyone has received a letter from the hospital with details of the bio-metric screening. There are some members (73) who failed to fulfill the required health assessment and or journey last year. If you are one of…

Defensive Driving Classes

The Local CSEA in Hartsdale has announced the schedule for defensive driving classes for March through June. The cost is $23, which your unit 9201 will reimburse you for upon submitting paperwork. The classes are 6 hours, either on a…

Healthcare co-pays are going up

As explained in the last general membership meeting and an informational meeting with Aetna, some co-pays are going up.This is thought to be an increase above that which is allowed by our contract. Sue served the hospital with a class…

Civil Service lawsuit

Just want to keep everyone up to date. WMC lost the appeal and the 2nd appeal. They are forced to use the county as our civil service commission. This means they can’t create their own titles, set salary or test…