AFSCME Local 1128

Michigan News
9:19 am
Tue June 10, 2014

Ann Arbor School Custodians Consider Co-op To Keep Jobs

Credit Ann Arbor Public Schools / aaps.k12.mi.us

Custodians with Ann Arbor schools are considering forming a worker-owned cooperative as part of an effort to keep their jobs if their work is outsourced by the district.    The custodians' union AFSCME Local 1128 voted Saturday to pursue forming the cooperative. The Ann Arbor News reports  the district could contract with the co-op for custodial work without paying into the state retirement system for school employees.

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