Beardstown council approves union contract

A three-year agreement with the UFCW Local 431 representing the public works employees and city clerk’s office employees was approved 5-1 at Tuesday night’s meeting of the Beardstown City Council.

Under the new contract, city employees will receive a three percent raise for each year of the agreement.

The city also agreed to provide an additional $25 per month for a single employee health plan and an additional $35 per month for employees on the family plan. &nbsp;&nbsp;<ahref="http://etypeservices.com/Cass%20County%20Star%20GazetteID497/"><spanstyl... 13px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">To view more, please log in or subscribe to the digital edition.</span></a></p>