03/01/2018 - (This article first appeared in the March-April 2018 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)
By Support Services Director Steve Brooks
The year 2017 was busy with contract negotiations for the Support Services Division. We negotiated and ratiﬁed three separate Collective Bargaining Agreements (CBAs). Our postal unit, Information Technology/Accounting Services, and two private sector units – Salmon Companies and a Mail Transport Equipment Service Center in Urbandale, IA – were all completed within the year.