Contract talks between Evergreen Park elementary school teachers and the Dist. 124 board of education have reached a standstill.
Teachers and staff in Evergreen Park School District 124 will meet at and take a vote to authorize the union bargaining team to call a strike.
The vote is scheduled to take place at 3:45 p.m. Tuesday, but is closed to the public.
Teachers and staff belonging to the Southwest Suburban Federation of Teachers, Local 943 staged a last Thursday before the bargaining team went inside to meet with D124 board officials.
The story is developing and Patch will be keeping a close watch on it throughout the day.