GFT – GWA CBA NEGOTIATIONS BEGIN

The GFT - GWA Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) is open for negotiations between GFT and Management. GWA members who are interested in being part of the GFT negotiation team must contact the office at 735-4390 or email irish@gftunion.com as soon as possible. The...

DODEA BUS DRIVERS CELEBRATE END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR

Members of the ALUTIIQ - DODEA Bus Operations gathered at the Paseo Park on Thursday for their annual end of the school year celebration. DODEA bus drivers and staff of ALUTIIQ are exclusively recognized by GFT. The current collective bargaining agreement includes...

GFT – PORT CBA RATIFICATION ON FRIDAY, JUNE 14

The GFT - Port Collective Bargaining Agreement Ratification meeting is scheduled on Friday, June 14, 2019. Members must be in good standing on or before June 14 to vote and must bring a valid ID. Please see the times and locations below.  For more information, you may...

GFT & PORT NEGOTIATION TEAMS SIGN COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT

After a decade of stagnant progress with the GFT - Port Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA), both the Port and GFT Chief Negotiators have signed off on the final agreement. The new General Manager and former Senator, Rory Respicio, opened negotiations with the GFT...

Representing GovGuam Agencies and Alutiiq Bus Drivers

GFT, AFT Local 1581, exclusively represents the Guam Department of Education Teachers and Support Staff, Guam Memorial Hospital Nurses and Staff, University of Guam Support Staff, Guam Waterworks, Guam Fire Department, Department of Public Health and Social Services Eligibility Specialists, Guam Port Authority, Department of Public Works Bus Drivers, and Alutiiq Bus Drivers. GFT is pursuing exclusive representation for Guam Police Department, Customs and Quarantine, Guam Behavioral Health and Wellness Center and the Department of Corrections.

MEDICAL FUNDRAISER FRIDAY, MAY 24

GFT - ALUTIIQ Vice-Chair, Ed Quintanilla, will be having a medical fundraiser on Friday, May 24, 2019 from 6 - 10pm at Club Icon in Tumon.  Tickets can be purchased at the door for $10.  Please come by and support!

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING: MONDAY, MAY 13

The next General Membership meeting will be on Monday, May 13, 2019 at 6pm at the UOG – SBPA Building, multipurpose room #129. Members are encouraged to attend for updates on collective bargaining agreements, current issues and concerns, union news, upcoming events...