This is a Joint Communication from Ameren Illinois Company and IBEW System Council U-05:
Ameren Illinois Company and IBEW System Council (51, 309, 702, 649) met today to exchange proposals and start negotiations.
The Parties exchanged proposals and addressed clarifying questions and both sides believe that we are making good progress.
The Parties reached a tentative agreement on two (2) issues, and the Company withdrew two (2) proposals as well.
The next meeting will be on April 18th and several other dates have been set.
Should any questions come up regarding the proposals or the negotiating process, bargaining unit members should direct their questions to their union representatives and management members should direct their questions to the Labor Relations Department.