SUNY, staff union reach agreement for COVID-19 testing

Updated: September 16, 2020 12:15 PM
Created: September 16, 2020 10:03 AM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — SUNY officials and the union that represents the staff have reached an agreement to test on-campus employees for COVID-19.

The deal was announced Tuesday. While all union members working on campus are required to get tested, the precise details of the plan is up to each campus.


Testing will be free for SUNY staff members and be done during work hours.

The agreement takes effect immediately and runs through Dec. 31.

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