RICHMOND, Va. (June 19, 2018) – GRTC Management and the Amalgamated Transit Union’s Local 1220 workers reached agreement on a new three-year labor contract. The GRTC Board of Directors voted to adopt ratification effective June 19, 2018, at this morning’s GRTC Board of Directors Meeting. Union President and Business Agent Frank Tunstall, III was in attendance.
Last week, a series of Union votes took place to accommodate different Union workers’ schedules. The new contract is retroactive to October 1, 2017, and will run through September 30, 2020.
Employees from the Maintenance and Transportation Departments at GRTC comprise this local Union. Union contracts are re-negotiated every three years.