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Posted 7/11/2013

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By Jim Pogue
Chief, Public Affairs Office


July 9, 2013: Memphis District Commander Col. Vernie Reichling (left) and International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers (IFPTE) Local 259 President Melvin Tate (right) signed a Labor Forum Agreement today at the District Headquarters. In the works for more than a year, the agreement between IFPTE and the Memphis District will establish and maintain a cooperative, constructive working relationship which will provide a better quality of work life for employees, more efficient administration of District programs, and above all, better service for the District’s customers. The forum will meet quarterly and will include IFPTE bargaining unit employees and District management.