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Teamster Ready Mix Drivers Ratify New Agreement

(OAKLAND) – After a contentious contract rejection of what was characterized as a last, best, and final offer two weeks ago, Northern California Ready Mix drivers working for Cemex and Central Concrete overwhelmingly ratified an offer that was tentatively agreed to last Sunday. More than 400 drivers attending a meeting in the ballroom of the Oakland Hilton ratified the new offer by a 98 percent approval.

Teamster Ready Mix Drivers Reach Tentative Agreement

(OAKLAND) – After a contentious contract rejection of the two major ready mix companies, Cemex and Central Concrete last weekend, a tentative agreement has been reached by the parties after an all-day bargaining session held on Sunday, August 7, 2016.  The Teamsters were prepared to begin picketing every one of the employers’ ready mix facilities beginning at midnight if the negotiations did not settle the areas of contention.


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