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Priority Survey is Closed

January 22, 2016 – 8:00 am

The Priority Survey for 2016 Contract Negotiations has closed. Thank you for your input! Contract negotiations are about to begin, and WCEA needs to know...

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Logo Contest Voting Closed

December 14, 2015 – 8:30 am

Voting is now closed. Voting took place between Monday, December 14 and Monday, December 28.  The winning logo concept will be announced in January 2016....

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General Membership Meeting September 16

September 9, 2015 – 10:27 am

The General Membership Meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 16, 2015, at 5:30pm in the Auditorium at the Downtown Reno Library.  Note: the...

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Updated: Contract Vote Results

August 20, 2015 – 9:21 am

Updated: 8/31/2015 1:30 pm The votes are in! All votes have been counted, and the contract was approved, with 54% of the membership voting.

  • 2015 Board Election Results

    September 21, 2015 – 2:04 pm

    MC910217051 The results of the recent election for the WCEA board, with 212 members voting, are as...

  • Updated: Contract Vote Results

    August 20, 2015 – 9:21 am

    voting Updated: 8/31/2015 1:30 pm The votes are in! All votes have been counted, and the contract was...

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Priority Survey is Closed

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The Priority Survey for 2016 Contract Negotiations has closed. Thank you for your input!
Contract negotiations are about to begin, and WCEA needs to know which issues are most important to you! Please take this short survey to help us prioritize our goals for the 2016 …

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Logo Contest Voting Closed

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Voting is now closed.
Voting took place between Monday, December 14 and Monday, December 28.  The winning logo concept will be announced in January 2016. The winning entrant will receive a Night on the Town (dinner at a local restaurant and movie tickets), a T-shirt with …

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Next Board Meeting February 10th – Cancelled

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WCEA-Agenda February 2016. The meeting tonight has been cancelled due to a lack of quorum. The next meeting of the WCEA Board of Directors will be held at 5:15 pm on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at the WCEA Office.  Board Meetings are generally held on the …

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Staycation Discounts for WCEA Members

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Enjoy a resort getaway without the travel for just $59 per night, including a $25 resort credit, with Peppermill Reno’s Washoe County Employee Appreciation special!

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2015 Board Election Results

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The results of the recent election for the WCEA board, with 212 members voting, are as follows:

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Meet the Candidates & Voting Schedule

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Voting for WCEA President, Treasurer, and Board of Directors positions will be held following the General Membership Meeting on Wednesday, September 16, as well as at several locations on Thursday and Friday, September 17-18.  Candidate statements are presented in alphabetical order following the voting schedule.

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General Membership Meeting September 16

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The General Membership Meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 16, 2015, at 5:30pm in the Auditorium at the Downtown Reno Library.  Note: the library will be closed to the public so please bring your Washoe County ID badge to ensure entry to the building.

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Updated: Contract Vote Results

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Updated: 8/31/2015 1:30 pm
The votes are in! All votes have been counted, and the contract was approved, with 54% of the membership voting.

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Your Voices Needed at the BCC

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The general membership meeting on Thursday, June 18 went well, with approximately 8% of the membership in attendance.  After updating the group on some of the potential risks to WCEA members because of new legislation, explaining the basic status of negotiations, and the fact that …

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2015 Legislative Update

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With the wrap-up of the most recent session of the Nevada legislature, here is the fate of the bills and resolutions that WCEA has been tracking this session.

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WCEA Scholarship Winners Announced

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Washoe County Employees Association is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 WCEA scholarship awards.
2015 new student scholarship winner
Jeffrey Tung, a Reno High School AP Scholar with Distinction and National Honor Society member, will apply his scholarship to his studies at the University of …

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URGENT: Membership Meeting

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THURSDAY, JUNE 18, 2015 at 5:30 PM

DOWNTOWN RENO LIBRARY AUDITORIUM

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Discount Wild Island Tickets for WCEA Members

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The Wild Island Family Adventure Park is scheduled to open on May 16th and WCEA has your discount tickets.
Full-day general admission tickets purchased through WCEA are $20 each.  Season passes are not available through WCEA.
Tickets are available for purchase at the WCEA office (1575 Delucchi …

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URGENT! AB190 Hearing Tomorrow Morning, April 15

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Attend the hearing of this bill on Wednesday, April 15 at 8:00 am in room 4100 of the Legislative Building, 401 S. Carson St. in Carson City.
Find your assembly member and email or call their office to voice your opposition to AB190.
Call or Email the …

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Stand Up for Public Employees!

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Your rights, wages, retirement security, benefits, and more are being attacked in the current legislative session, and your voice is needed to protect yourself and your fellow public employees! Changes to the structure of PERS and collective bargaining are on the table, and will be …

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Six Flags Spring Break Specials

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WCEA members enjoy discounted tickets to Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo, and if you act by April 12 you can save even more with special spring break offers!

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AB182 must be stopped!

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Attend the hearing of this bill on Wednesday, March 25 at 1:30 pm in room 4100 of the Legislative Building, 401 S. Carson St. in Carson City.
Find your assembly member and email or call their office to voice your opposition to AB182.
Call or Email the …

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Your Voice Needed to Save Collective Bargaining

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AB182 in Committee – Dramatic Changes to Collective Bargaining
Assembly bill 182 will be reviewed on March 25th at 1:30 PM.

The bill will make major changes to the collective bargaining provisions allowed in NRS 288. Many of the changes may affect our members with respect …

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PERS Doesn’t Need Fixing!

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You’re all aware by now of the many attacks on PERS being mounted this year at the state legislature.  Your retirement is an earned benefit, and part of your overall compensation package.  Don’t let legislators in Carson City attack your retirement, or the retirement of …

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March 3: Your Voice Needed In Carson

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It is important that as many of us turn out in Carson City to demonstrate our opposition to AB190 — the “big one.”
Most of you are aware that the Nevada Legislature is conducting hearings on Assembly Bill 190 ( AB 190 – click here to …

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PERS Board Safe, but Carson City is Still Coming For You

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This year at the Nevada Legislature, unprecedented attacks on public employees, collective bargaining, and PERS are gaining momentum.  Now is the time to rally!  Our silence on these issues will be rewarded by reductions in benefits both pre- and post-retirement.  Any association members interested in …

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The Good News: AB3 Dies in Committee

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Assembly Bill 3, which would have restructured the PERS governing board to include two appointed members from the financial sector, was rejected Wednesday morning with a 12-2 vote in the Assembly Government Affairs Committee.  The current structure of seven public employees will be retained.
Read the …

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Nevada’s Anti-Union Push Makes National Headlines

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Don’t miss this informative article about the looming threats from Carson City, and about the power of organizing to empower us to retain our rights!  Regardless of your political affiliation, take a stand as a public employee and contact your elected officials to let them …

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Steward Training Presentations

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WCEA, along with the Carson City Employees Association and the Organization of SMUD Employees (Sacramento Municipal Utility District), hosted a steward training session at Bartley Ranch on Saturday, October 11th.
For more information about becoming a shop steward (employee representative), please contact the WCEA office at …

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Be an informed voter!

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When WCEA is contacted by candidates for public office, they are sent a questionnaire and we will post all responses here on the WCEA website.  Inclusion of a candidate statement does not in any way indicate an endorsement by WCEA.  If you are a candidate …