Three weeks after TWU Local 291 launched a blistering campaign against Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez, the county offered to resume contract negotiations.
Gimenez’s senior director of Labor Relations, Tyronne Williams, sent a hand-delivered letter to the Union Hall on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. Talks resumed on Thursday, Feb. 15.
“We hope that this is a positive sign that county wants to reach a fair and reasonable settlement but we have to be prepared to keep fighting,” Local 291 Executive Vice President Pedro Flores said. “This mayor so far has....