Cast your vote Wednesday

Results will be announced at general membership meeting Wednesday

A ratification vote on the tentative agreement between the Buffalo Newspaper Guild and The Buffalo News will be held from 9 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. Wednesday in the fifth-floor cafeteria. Please do not forget to cast your ballot!

As previously stated, the two-year tentative agreement was unanimously endorsed by the bargaining team and provides for the continuation of fully-covered health insurance, a one-time $800 signing bonus for full-time Guild members, and a $400 bonus for part-time Guild members, among other negotiated benefits. Please see the Nov. 4 Guild flier or read the article on the Guild website for more details. Also, you can read the detailed summary distributed at the informational meetings.

A general membership meeting will be held the same day, Wednesday, at 5:30 p.m. in the first-floor auditorium. The final vote count will be announced then. Treasurer Kim Leiser will also discuss the Guild budget for the coming year, among other agenda items. Please visit the Guild website for the full agenda. We look forward to seeing you there.