AFSCME legal counsel, Vice President Tony Moore and myself attended the 9-day alternative work schedule arbitration on Thursday, September 19, 2013 . The parties presented their cases and we feel that it will be successful for our members. It is still be up to the Arbitrator to make the final decision. We will update everyone as soon as a decision is made. – President Gary Kroeschel

Update: We won our CMS 9 day alternative work schedule arbitration. Within 30 days the arbitrator said everyone revoked shall be placed back onto their previous schedule. AFSCME C31 has sent a letter asking to meet to discuss the implementation schedule. – President Gary Kroeschel