News & Events

March 9, 2018 — News

Edition 9 - March 2018

Covington Tennessee Wireless Store & Work Center

May 20, 2016 — News

CWA District 3 Newsletter - Edition #2

Welcome to the 2nd edition of the CWA District 3 Newsletter

February 12, 2016 — News

YP Questions & Answers #2

Please see YP Questions and Answers

February 11, 2016 — News

YP Questions & Answers

Please see YP Questions and Answers

February 3, 2016 — News

2016 YP TENTATIVE AGREEMENT BARGAINING SUMMARY

The PDF file linked below covers the changes to the current YP Collective Bargaining Agreement. This has been a very long and tedious bargaining session. I would like to thank the bargaining team for the very hard work they did to secure the best possible contract.

January 28, 2016 — News

2016 CWA YP Bargaining Report - Tentative Agreement Reached

Your Bargaining Committee is pleased to announce that we have reached a tentative agreement with the Company. The details will be announced in the coming days to all local Presidents and then presented to the Members-at-Large for ratification.

January 22, 2016 — News

2016 CWA YP Bargaining Report # 17

The Bargaining Committee met on Tuesday, Wednesday and today to continue discussions regarding the Company proposed sales compensation program. We have several concerns regarding implementation, mileage reimbursement and automobile allowance.

January 14, 2016 — News

2016 CWA YP Bargaining Report # 16

January 8, 2016 -- The Bargaining Committee met today with the Company and reviewed the latest Sales Comp matrix plan for all channels. There has been some movement on the Total Target Comp but there still remains the question on how and when a rep may advance to the next level.

January 14, 2016 — News

2016 CWA YP Bargaining Report # 15

January 7, 2016 --- The Bargaining Committee met today with the Company and were presented with a detailed look at how territories are created. There still are some questions that we have regarding the process and how the transition will affect our existing members.

January 14, 2016 — News

2016 CWA YP Bargaining Report # 14

January 6, 2016 -- The Bargaining Committee met today with the Company and revisited the plan to divide all markets into territories, specifically market segmentation, territory management, assignment criteria and quota management.

December 23, 2015 — News

2015 CWA YP Bargaining Report # 13

The committee met today and discussed the compensation plan. The next scheduled meeting is January 6th. The committee wishes everybody a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

December 23, 2015 — News

2015 CWA YP Bargaining Report # 12

The Bargaining Committee met today with Julie Bunn, who has replaced Brian Street on the proposed Sales Compensation plan.

December 22, 2015 — News

2015 CWA YP Bargaining Report # 11

The Bargaining Committee met with the company today (December 21st) to discuss the proposed new compensation plan. We have several questions regarding the proposed roles and responsibilities of the new sales titles. Other issues discussed were the proposed implementation timeline, the recent announcement of Brian Street (comp plan architect) leaving the company for other endeavors, and naming of his replacement, Julie Bunn.

December 2, 2015 — News

Print Media Ratification

The Print Media bargaining unit has overwhelming voted to ratify their contract, with 100% of the members casting ballots, voting in favor of ratification.

December 2, 2015 — News

2015 CWA YP Bargaining Report # 9

The Bargaining Committee began the day discussing Union Proposal #5 which would allow new hires to accrue Personal Paid Time (PPT) beginning on the first day of employment at the rate of 1.45 hours per pay period.

December 1, 2015 — News

2015 CWA YP Bargaining Report # 8

We met with Company this afternoon and began discussions over where the negotiations currently stand and what are the dates planned for the remainder of the year.

November 23, 2015 — News

Print Media Tentative Agreement - Contract Coverage

Contract coverage for the Print Media contract will be held on Tuesday December 1, at 6:30PM at the CWA District Office. The address is 3516 Covington Highway, Decatur, GA 30032

Directions: From Northlake take I 285 south (towards Augusta) Exit at Memorial Drive and turn right. Go to Covington Highway and turn left. CWA will be on the left. (across from O'Reilly Auto Parts)

November 20, 2015 — News

Details of Print Media Tentative Agreement

Your Bargaining Committee is pleased to announce that we have a Tentative Agreement on a new contract for Print Media. Details attached

November 19, 2015 — News

2015 CWA Print Media Bargaining Report #20 - Tentative Agreement Reached

Your Bargaining Committee is pleased to announce that we have a Tentative Agreement on a new contract for Print Media.

November 13, 2015 — News

2015 CWA Print Media Bargaining Report #19

There is a light at the end of the tunnel! It has been brought to the attention of the Bargaining Committee that there is some confusion on where negotiations are with the Company ? we hope that this update clears some of the confusion.

November 12, 2015 — News

2015 CWA Print Media Bargaining Report #18

The Bargaining Committee met with the Company today (November 11th) and the Company agreed to withdraw proposals pertaining to changes in language regarding Vacations, Vacation Treatment for Employees Leaving the Service, Absences Excused with Pay, Sickness Payments Prior to Eligibility under STD, Suspensions and Discharges, Promotions, Transfers, Job Vacancies and Places of Reporting, Job Descriptions Titles and Classifications, Pensions and Benefits Payroll Dues Deductions, and Compensatory Overtime.

November 12, 2015 — News

2015 CWA Print Media Bargaining Report #17

The Bargaining Committee met with the Company today (November 10th) and the Company agreed to withdraw three proposals pertaining to Pay and Compensation (Article 4).

November 12, 2015 — News

2015 CWA Print Media Bargaining Report #16

The Bargaining Committee met with the Company today (November 3rd) and discussed changes to the current healthcare benefits. The Company has proposed to revise healthcare benefits for our members in order to align the plan with those currently being offered to non-bargained employees/managers.

November 3, 2015 — News

YP Bargaining Update - November 3, 2015

There have been numerous inquiries as to where we are with bargaining and why it appears to be taking more time than in previous contract years and this update is being provided to clear up some of the confusion.