Lunchroom Workers

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CPS Hopes To Save Millions With Severance Deal For Cafeteria Workers

Chicago Public Schools officials have offered lunchroom workers severance packages to get them to vacate their jobs, and help the district close its estimated $1 billion budget deficit.


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Schools Reach Contract Deal With Lunchroom Workers

The Chicago Board of Education and the union representing 3,300 lunchroom workers have reached a contract deal, providing modest raises and a commitment to serve better food.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2012