Ratification of the Agreements (Laborers)

Road agreement laborers The MITA Power of Attorney Contractor members as well as the Delegates from the Michigan Laborers’ District Council have ratified the Extended Agreements for Utility Distribution, Road and Underground. Listed below are the new expiration dates for each contract: AGREEMENT   NEW EXPIRATION DATE 2011-2016 UTILITY DISTRIBUTION 3/31/2023 2008 – 2013 MITA […]

Ratification of the Road Agreements

  TO: MITA Union Contractors FROM: Michael A. Nystrom, Executive Vice President/Secretary DATE: May 29, 2013 RE: Ratification of the Road Agreements The MITA Power of Attorney Contractor members as well as the Delegates from the following unions have ratified the following Agreements: AGREEMENT NEW EXPIRATION DATE Cement Masons June 1, 2020 Carpenters (Outstate) June […]

Utility Distribution – Laborers

Memorandum TO: MITA Union Contractors FROM: Michael A. Nystrom RE: September 1, 2011 Underground Wage Rate Updates Please be advised that in accordance with the current underground agreements between the Michigan Infrastructure & Transportation Association and the unions listed below, the following wage rates will become effective the first full pay period on or after […]

Table Agreement Reached with Laborers

MEMORANDUM   TO:                  ALL MITA Power-of-Attorney Members for Utility Construction FROM:            Michael A. Nystrom, Executive Vice President/Secretary RE:                  Table Agreement Reached with Laborers MITA has been successful in the negotiation of a five-year agreement with the Laborers District Council (click here to view Table Agreement).  Once approved this new agreement will go into effect […]

Laborers’ Rehabilitation Plan

Recently, you may have received a letter from the State of Michigan Laborers Pension Fund which suggested that contributing employers may be liable for 5% surcharge in additional to contractually required pension contribution rates.  To avoid this, the collective bargaining parties are required to agree to a rehabilitation plan.  Unlike the possible surcharge, any increases […]

Table Agreement Reached with Laborers’ For Underground Construction

TABLE AGREEMENT REACHED WITH LABORERS’ FOR UNDERGROUND CONSTRUCTION     A Table Agreement has been reached with the Laborers’ District Council for Underground Construction. Please see as follows: Housekeeping throughout:  MITA name change, removal of Metro Annuity Plan, and other grammar. Article III – Working Rules, Section 2, Page 5.  Change “in” to “on” in […]