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• + , WilOkabe <br /> J,r; <br /> % Managing Director <br /> Harry Kim - +:. ti s�,.��:• <br /> Mayor • <br /> -"- Barbara J.Kossow <br /> ...............N� �` ' Deputy Managing Director <br /> 4tE OF <br /> nUnf r x t hhxai`� <br /> ®f trt 1if fkr Alvin <br /> 25 Aupuni Street,Suite 2603 • Hilo,Hawaii 96720 • (808)961-8211 • Fax(808)961-6553 <br /> KONA: 74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Hwy.,Bldg.C • Kailua-Kona,Hawai`i 96740 <br /> (808)323-4444 • Fax(808)323-4440 <br /> August 24, 2017 <br /> Valerie Poindexter, Chairwoman, <br /> and Members of the Hawai`i County Council <br /> County of Hawai`i : <br /> 25 Aupuni Street <br /> Hilo, Hawai`i 96720 a-< <br /> rI C} <br /> Dear Chairwoman Poindexter and Members of the County Council: m r- <br /> SUBJECT: Cost Items, United Public Workers <br /> Bargaining Unit 01 and Employees Excluded from BUO1 <br /> In accordance with Section 89-10(b), HRS, attached for Council action is a resolution <br /> authorizing the appropriation in future fiscal years of funds to cover the cost items agreed to <br /> between the employers and the United Public Workers (UPW) for Bargaining Unit 1 and <br /> employees excluded from Bargaining Unit 1. The agreement covers the period from July 1, <br /> 2017 through June 30, 2021. Cost items presented for your consideration are across-the-board <br /> increases and one-time bonuses for bargaining unit 01 and employees excluded from that <br /> bargaining unit. <br /> Attached as an exhibit to the resolution is a schedule showing the total cost of these various <br /> adjustments over the four years of the contract. As our costs to operate the County continue to <br /> rise, we have to control all of our costs, including collective bargaining unit agreements. We do <br /> understand that these are some of our lower paid employees and some are included in our at risk <br /> population. <br /> • <br /> Due to the statewide implications of this matter and the lead time needed to implement these <br /> changes, we ask that this resolution be waived from the Finance Committee to the full Council <br /> meeting scheduled for September 20, 2017. <br /> Sincere, , <br /> cd Harry Kim <br /> Mayor <br /> Calm. <br /> m. No. a-c <br /> Attachment-Resolution and Exhibit Ref. To: C <br /> <R@5. 2'110- 11) Ref. Date AUG 22 5 2017 <br /> County of Hawai`i is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer. <br />