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File #: 20-0576    Version: 1 Name: PREVAILING WAGE INCREASES BETWEEN THE COUNTY OF COOK AND THE COALITION OF UNIONIZED PUBLIC EMPLOYEES (COUPE)
Type: Resolution Status: Approved
File created: 12/5/2019 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 7/30/2020 Final action: 7/30/2020
Title: PROPOSED RESOLUTION APPROVAL OF PREVAILING WAGE INCREASES BETWEEN THE COUNTY OF COOK AND THE COALITION OF UNIONIZED PUBLIC EMPLOYEES (COUPE) WHEREAS, the Illinois Public Employee Labor Relations Act (5 ILCS 315/1 et5 seq.) has established regulations regarding collective bargaining with a union; and WHEREAS, the County is obligated to pay the prevailing rate for these categories of employees pursuant to the state statute, 820 ILCS 130 et.seq., and the collective bargaining agreement between the County of Cook and the Coalition of Unionized Public Employees (COUPE), representing, Building & Construction Plan Examiner I, Building & Zoning Inspector 1, Building & Zoning Inspector II, Zoning Plan Examiner I, Carpenter, Carpenter Foreman, Lather, Bricklayer, Bricklayer Foreman, Marble Polisher, Glazier, Ventilating Inspector, Tinsmith, Tinsmith Foreman, Machinists, Machinists Foreman, Chief Plumbing Inspector, Plumbing Plan Examiner/ Foreman, Plumber, Plumber Foreman, Plumbing Inspector...
Indexes: VELISHA HADDOX, Chief, Bureau of Human Resources
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PROPOSED RESOLUTION

APPROVAL OF PREVAILING WAGE INCREASES BETWEEN THE COUNTY OF COOK AND THE COALITION OF UNIONIZED PUBLIC EMPLOYEES (COUPE)

WHEREAS, the Illinois Public Employee Labor Relations Act (5 ILCS 315/1 et5 seq.) has established regulations regarding collective bargaining with a union; and

WHEREAS, the County is obligated to pay the prevailing rate for these categories of employees pursuant to the state statute, 820 ILCS 130 et.seq., and the collective bargaining agreement between the County of Cook and the Coalition of Unionized Public Employees (COUPE), representing, Building & Construction Plan Examiner I, Building & Zoning Inspector 1, Building & Zoning Inspector II, Zoning Plan Examiner I, Carpenter, Carpenter Foreman, Lather, Bricklayer, Bricklayer Foreman, Marble Polisher, Glazier, Ventilating Inspector, Tinsmith, Tinsmith Foreman, Machinists, Machinists Foreman, Chief Plumbing Inspector, Plumbing Plan Examiner/ Foreman, Plumber, Plumber Foreman, Plumbing Inspector/Foreman, Road Equipment Operator, Road Equipment Operator Master Mechanic, Road Equipment Operator Master Mechanic Foremen, Steamfitter, Steamfitter Foreman, Refrigerator Man, Motor Vehicle Driver (Road Repairman), Motor Vehicle Driver I, Motor Vehicle Driver II, Sign Painter (Shopman), Plaster Helper, Laborer, Laborer I, Laborer II, Laborer Foremen, Laborer Foremen (Highway); and

WHEREAS, the union representing this category of employees has been properly certified that the below-listed rates are the prevailing rates for the effective date(s) set forth herein; and

WHEREAS, the Annual Appropriation Bill creates Accounts 490-115, 499-115 and 899-115 for Appropriation Adjustments for the Corporate, Public Safety and Health Funds if necessary; and

WHEREAS, prevailing wages and salaries of the following positions shall be fixed as follows:

Job Code Title Represented Wage Rate Effective Date

Local 13 Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters:
1402 Building & Construction P...

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