September 6, 2017
Present – D. CICARELLA, P. DELUCIA, J. CHISOLM, I. FESTA, E. EPPS MCDANIEL, A. DUSA, P. STRICKER, D. STEPEHENSON, C. WILLEMS, R. AUGUSTINE, T. HARRIS, M. PANTALEO, M. MCNERNEY, K. WETMORE, M. MALONEY, S. MIKOLIKE, J. STEELE, J. P. WILSON T. BURNS
Call to order 3:55 pm.
Motion to accept the minutes from June – seconded and passed.
Committee Reports –
· Finance (Pat Delucia) – No requests – Financial reports distributed to committee members. One donation August – Stetson Library ($500)
· Treasurer (Mike Pantaleo) – All payments are up to date.
· School Reform (Dave Low) – PDEC is meeting Thursday 9-7-17. The union has four sitting members including Marianne Maloney, Florence Rosarbo, Dave Low and Dave Cicarella.
· Security (J. Peter-Wilson) – Meeting is being held today – Report to follow.
Old Business – None
New Business – Chris Willems – Hotly contested election race in Ward 19. Any volunteers to get out the vote on Tuesday, September 12th would be greatly appreciated. Contact Chris at Metropolitan.
Memos have gone out from Dave on Wednesday 7/6 concerning over-enrollment reporting. Please follow the stated protocol.
Memo about stewards election. They should be held no later than Monday the 25th of September so newly elected stewards can attend the stewards’ meeting on Wednesday September 27th.
Letters have gone out to a few members holding positions that pay a stipend in addition to their salary.. They will continue until December 31st. A supervisor review will be held, any extra hours beyond our contract will be submitted on time sheets to be approved by Dr. Mayo.
Negotiations – Tom Burns – All proposals have been submitted by NHFT and the city Dave/Tom will send an update to all members explaining the Teacher Negotiation Act. Negotiations are ongoing weekly. Mediation begins 9/22/17. Arbitration on 10/17/17. More to follow.
Union will set date for a new teacher event.
Adjourn – 5:05 pm