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16 Old Winthrop Road
Manchester, ME 04351
Phone: (207) 623-1030, Fax: (207) 621-8384
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680 Central Avenue, Suite 201
Dover, NH 03820
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CMP Negotiations Subcommittee Gets Down To Business


The CMP Negotiations Subcommittee.
The CMP Negotiations Subcommittee.


November 26, 2008 - The CMP Negotiations Subcommittee, elected at unit meetings earlier this fall, began work this week. Over the next month or so the committee will sort through all the proposals that have been submitted by bargaining unit members for the upcoming negotiations. They will combine similar proposals, look for trends, investigate proposals that aren't clear, and create a package for the Negotiating Committee to bring to the Company at the bargaining table.

The work that went into many of the proposals that have been submitted is greatly appreciated by the Committee. Proposals that came clearly written and with background documentation make the important work of the Committee easier and more efficient. Their work will span several all-day meetings.

At the end of this part of the task, the Committee will select two of its members to participate with the Chief Stewards on the Negotiating Committee at the bargaining