(Posted July 27, 2001)

Juniata College and Local 2099 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), which represents the facilities services staff at the college, reached agreement on a new, three-year contract, negotiators announced today.

The existing college-union pact, also a three-year agreement, expired at midnight, June 30.

The IBEW negotiating team consists of Pasquale Gino, international representative; Kennard Coons, Juniata College store keeper; Beverley Sheasley, custodian/storekeeper; and plumber James Brenneman, representing Juniata?s facilities services staff.

Representing the college were Gail Ulrich, director of human resources; Tristan delGiudice, director of facilities services; and James Prozzi, attorney for the college.

The new pact will run through June 30, 2004. The agreement affects 39 Juniata employees.

Contact April Feagley at feaglea@juniata.edu or (814) 641-3131 for more information.