Vernon reaches tentative deal with city workers

CUPE will present the proposal to its membership for ratification Wednesday

There’s labour peace at Vernon city hall.

The City of Vernon and CUPE local 626 have reached a tentative agreement.

“Council endorsed the monetary conditions within the agreement Monday, and the union will present the proposal to its membership for ratification Wednesday,” said Tanya Laing Gahr, the city’s communications co-ordinator.

“The membership’s decision will be announced following the ratification vote.”