'Croke Park 2' to be debated at conferences
TWO IMPACT divisional conferences take place in Wexford on May 22 and 23.
The Local Government and Local Services divisional conference takes place in Whites Hotel, Wexford. Some 200 delegates are expected to attend.
Meanwhile, the Civil Service conference takes place in the Talbot Hotel. Some 100 delegates, representing 6,000 civil servants will attend.
Both conferences will debate motions on the Croke Park agreement on May 23, when IMPACT general secretary Shay Cody will give an update on the Croke Park Labour Relations Commission process. Other issues being debated include outsourcing, local government service, and staffing issues, the removal of water services from local authorities, and civil service allowances.