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Las Vegas Negotiation update- April 25, 2022

UFCW 711 members,

Your Local 711 negotiations team will be continuing meetings with representatives from Albertsons/Vons and Smiths. These important negotiations are to bargain a successor agreement to the prior contract that Expired March 5, 2022.

Local 711 knows that in these unprecedented times a union contract that protects and promotes the members is more important than ever. The Covid- 19 pandemic, price inflation, and the changing grocery industry have created new and difficult challenges for UFCW members in particular. You have been shown to be truly essential workers and deserve to be compensated as such. You can be assured that Local 711 will continue to work tirelessly and urgently to negotiate the best possible contract.

In the meantime, the current contract remains in pace while bargaining continues.

If you have questions, please call your union representative.

Information for COVID-19 testing and vaccination

 

Get Vaccinated! below are links that will provide Vaccine information from Union Grocery Stores:

https://www.albertsons.com/pharmacy/covid-19.html

https://www.vons.com/pharmacy/covid-19.html

https://www.smithsfoodanddrug.com/rx/ghttp://covid.southernnevadahealthdistrict.org/testing/uest/get-vaccinated

https://savemartluckysched.rxtouch.com/smsched/program/covid19/patient/advisory

https://www.safeway.com/vaccinations/home

 

CLICK HERE to find Covid-19 testing sites.

Letter from the President – Regarding the Coronavirus

Dear UFCW Members:

We want to sincerely thank you- and all of our members- for everything you are doing to help your customers, our community, and your country through this unprecedented health crisis. You are on the frontlines of this crisis, and you are proving how invaluable your work is, and the vital role our union members play in times like these.

Please know that your Local 711 UFCW family is here for you during these difficult and challenging times. You are not alone. We are one union family, and we are in this together.

As always, please call your union representatives with any questions or concerns.

 

Stay safe,

Sincerely and fraternally,

Michael Gittings

President

Deanna Leivas

Secretary- Treasurer