News

February 19, 2020

Kent County 2019 Bargaining: Final Report

Local 13101 is pleased to report that the Kent County Levy Court approved the Tentative Agreement at its February 18, 2020 Committee Meeting! Congratulations to the hard working members of CWA Local 13101 employed by Kent County, DE.

January 31, 2020

January 2020 Bargaining Round-Up

At the T&T Conference, 200 delegates and CWA leaders showed solidarity with Nokia workers fighting to secure a fair contract. Local 13000 is gearing up for mobilization at Comcast Corliss, and Local 13101 reached a TA in Kent County!

January 27, 2020

Kent County 2019 Bargaining Update: TA Reached

On Friday evening, the CWA Local 13101 Bargaining Committee reached a Tentative Agreement with Kent County. The Agreement includes a 3-year CBA, as well as enhancements to attendance awards, work attire, overtime calculation, and Callout Pay.

January 8, 2020

Kent County 2019 Bargaining Update #3

We extend our deepest sympathies to the family and co-workers of Kent County’s Attorney and Chief Negotiator, William (Bill) W. Pepper Sr. who passed away unexpectedly. Bargaining is suspended temporarily.

November 27, 2019

November 2019 Bargaining Round-Up

Negotiations with PIW, Kent County, and MX1 continued in November. Read the latest reports for news from the bargaining tables.

November 26, 2019

Kent County 2019 Bargaining Update #2

After a brief bargaining session this week, the CWA Local 13101 Bargaining Council reports the first real level of positive discussion compared to previous meetings.

November 18, 2019

Kent County 2019 Bargaining Update #1

Kent County is calling for concessions as Local 13101 negotiates a successor agreement. Concessions are of absolutely no interest to your bargaining council! Our members' support and work ethic is the Team's real strength at the bargaining table.

June 13, 2019

Members Ratify 4-Year Contracts with State of Delaware

Members of CWA Local 13101, Delaware State Department of Homeland Security, Delaware State Police Civilian and 911 Dispatchers have ratified their contracts!

June 3, 2019

Delaware Gov. John Carney Signs SB-8

Delaware Governor John Carney (D) signed SB-8, permitting all Delaware State Bargaining Units the right to collectively bargain wages and other compensation.

May 23, 2019

Tentative Agreement Reached with Delaware State Police

District 2-13 congratulates the CWA Local 13101 Bargaining Committee for reaching a Tentative Agreement with the Delaware State police on behalf of the 911 and Civilian bargaining units!

July 6, 2018

DE State Police 911 and Civilian Bargaining Units: Contract Ratified!

The DSP ratification votes are complete and both the 911 Communications and Civilians bargaining units have overwhelmingly voted YES to a new contract.

June 8, 2018

911/Civilian Bargaining Update: Tentative Agreement

CWA District 2-13 and Local 13101 are pleased to announce Tentative Agreements have been reached with the State of Delaware for 911 and Civilian members!

May 22, 2018

911/Civilian Bargaining Report #6

Tuesday, May 22nd update on bargaining with the state for DSP civilians and 911. The state passed a proposal that begins to move in the direction that we have consistently insisted on to reach an agreement.

April 27, 2018

Update from Delaware State Police

The bargaining for the 911 communications unit and civilians unit continues slowly moving toward a settlement.

February 1, 2018

Bargaining Update: DE State Police 911 and Civilian Bargaining Units

CWA Local 13101 reports the State of Delaware was granted a final two week extension for the presentation of their last best final offer (LBFO) for the State Police 9-1-1 and Civilian bargaining unit employees.

September 29, 2017

Delaware Dept. Of Health and Special Service TA Ratified!

The newest members of  CWA Local 13101 in The State of Delaware, Department Of Health and Special Services Division of Services for Aging and Adults with Physical Disabilities overwhelmingly ratified their Tentative Agreement today! Local President Jim Ryan thanks the bargaining team.

August 29, 2017

Tentative Agreement Reached with The State of Delaware, Dept. Of Health and Special Services

The CWA Local 13101 bargaining team reached a tentative agreement with The State of Delaware, Department Of Health and Special Services Division of Services for Aging and Adults with Physical Disabilities!

November 3, 2016

Delaware State News Reports on State Workers' Mobilization

Delaware State News reported on CWA Local 13101 mobilization on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 in front of Dover's Legislative Hall. Delaware State Civilian and 911 Dispatchers are asking the State to bargain in good faith after prolonged negotiations.

August 26, 2016

CWA/DE State Civilian Employees Bargaining Report #5

On Friday, August 26, the CWA bargaining teams met with the Delaware State police bargaining teams hoping to see a new direction from the state. The proposal passed by the state police teams was an empty package.

August 9, 2016

CWA/DE State 911 Dispatchers/Civilians Bargaining Report #5

On August 2, the CWA 13101 bargaining teams met the Delaware State Police bargaining teams for two contracts, which expired June 30.

July 20, 2016

CWA/DE State 911 Dispatchers Bargaining Report #4

CWA Local 13101 negotiations with Delaware state 911 dispatchers resumed. The latest meetings between the CWA bargaining teams and the DSP bargaining teams were not as productive as they needed to be.

July 6, 2016

CWA/DE State Civilian Employees Bargaining Report #4

The CWA bargaining committee met the DSP bargaining committee in an effort to get a fair contract during this last week of the current CBA.

June 15, 2016

CWA/DE State 911 Dispatchers Bargaining Report #3

The CWA bargaining committee met with the State on Monday, June 13 and passed several proposals with economic and heath/safety being prime topics for discussion.

June 15, 2016

CWA/DE State 911 Dispatchers Bargaining Report #3

The CWA bargaining committee met with the State on Monday, June 13 and passed a proposal addressing health and safety concerns.