April 1, 2004




Jurisdiction:                   WHITESIDE COUNTY


Wages:                         Head Janitor:                            $9.69/Hour

                                    Janitor:                                     $8.75/Hour


Health & Welfare:         For full time employees who have been employed at least 30 days.

SINGLE:          $373.92/Month

                                    FAMILY         $752.88/Month


Pension:                        3.69% of gross for individuals in positions scheduled 600 or more hours annually.


Vacation:                      Full time employees shall receive vacation as follows:

After 6  months   3 days

                                    After 1st year                  5 days

                                    After 2nd year               10 days

                                    After 5th year                15 days

                                    After 10th year              20 days


These wage rates and fringe benefits are determined by the Illinois Department of Labor to be conditions prevalent in the state of Illinois and shall be the minimum requirements for janitorial workers under the Illinois Finance Procurement Code.  Retroactive reimbursement is required if less than the prevailing wage was paid at any time.