April 27, 2017
Bargaining teams from the Medford School District (MSD) and Oregon School Employees Association (OSEA) met on April 24, 2017 to exchange counter proposals.
A tentative agreement was reached during the April 24 meeting on Article 3- Grievance. Other articles with changes proposed by both parties were discussed.
Both parties are working hard to reach tentative agreements by the end of June when the current contract expires.
Upcoming Meetings (all are open to the public):
May 5, 2017 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
May 10, 2017 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
May 17, 2017 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
On March 23, 2017, the Medford School District Board of Education and the Oregon School Employees Association exchanged initial contract proposals and began collaborative discussions for the classified collective bargaining agreement that expires on June 30, 2017.
The groups came together at the Medford School District Education Center at 5:00 pm in an open meeting regarding employee compensation, including health care benefits, working conditions and other contractual language.
Meetings will continue with dates posted on the district website.