"Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor, and could never have existed if labor had not first existed. Labor is the superior of capital, and deserves much the higher consideration." Lincoln's First Annual Message to Congress, December 3, 1861.
Windham Police Agree to Successor Contract
Updated On: Apr 08, 2013
The Town of Windham Police Department and UPSEU have agreed to a successor contract for the years January 1, 2013 through December 31, 2015. The collective bargaining agreement consists of raises each year with additional increases for full time unit members. Also included is additional equipment including winter coats and a boot allowance, to name a few. There were also some language clarifications and all memorandums of agreements were incorporated in the collective bargaining agreement. Along with Labor Relations Representative Jack Rogers (COPS Division), unit members Greg Thorp and Tom Plank were an important part of the negotiation team.