Local 39

Unfair labor practice charge dismissed

An unfair labor practice charge filed against the city of Lincoln by Local 39, the city?s public-services classified staff, last fall was dismissed on June 7. City officials cont ...

Unfair labor practice charge to be decided May 11

A March 15 hearing was held between the city of Lincoln and International Union of Operating Engineers Local 39 to discuss the union’s unfair labor practice charge. The city and ...

Labor dispute continues

A “meeting of the minds” between Local 39 and the city of Lincoln did not happen during a Jan. 5 informal labor conference. That’s according to Joan Bryant, director of Pub ...

Labor complaint filed against city

The California Public Employment Relations Board has filed a complaint in favor of Lincoln’s public-services employees regarding an unfair labor practice charge. On Oct. 4, Local ...

Unfair labor practice charge under review

The unfair labor practice charge filed by Local 39 on Oct. 5 is under review by the Public Employment Relations Board. According to previous News Messenger reports, the charge was ...

Strike over Monday

All but three of the striking public-services workers reported back to work Monday morning. That’s according to the city of Lincoln’s public information officer Jill Thompson, ...

Striking workers return to work

All but three of the striking public services workers have reported back to work Monday morning. That’s according to Lincoln’s public information officer Jill Thompson, who sai ...

Strike in third week

Thirty-six public-services employees continue to picket City Hall, the airport and the city’s corp yard in an attempt to get a labor contract they can agree with. The employees b ...

Strike could end Tuesday night

Classified employees in Lincoln’s public services department will continue to strike at least through next Tuesday, the date City Council is to vote on a tentative labor agreemen ...

Concessions could cost some public services employees at least $400

City public-service employees striking outside of City Hall spoke Monday with The News Messenger about how concessions asked for by the city could affect their paychecks. They are ...