Sharon eyeing cafeteria change

Source: Quinn Schwartz, The Herald, June 20, 2018
 
Sharon City Board of Education met in front of a packed house Monday night, with most in attendance to show support for the district’s cafeteria workers as their representatives continue to negotiate their futures as district employees. Effective July 1, the school district enters into an agreement with The Nutrition Group, a food service management company based in Irwin, Westmoreland County. … Representatives of the district’s cafeteria utility workers worried how the presence of the food management company would affect their current employment status, since the district is considering outsourcing the cafeteria jobs. … “The employees, at this point, are Sharon school district employees,” Calla said. “And they will remain so until there is a resolution with the AFSCME bargaining agreement, which we have been negotiating since January 2017.” …