Prospect Park And Union Resolve DisputeBy SOD Posted: Jun 20, 2013
Prospect Park and the I.A.T.S.E. New York Production Locals 52, 161, 600, 700, 764, 798 and USA829 have resolved issues related to the production of AMC and OLTL and will resume production on August 12 following the shows' hiatus. A statement from Prospect Park/TOLN reads: "Speaking on behalf of the New York Production Locals, Local 600 Representative David Blake stated, 'We are pleased that that the parties were able to successfully address their concerns in a mutually beneficial way, which will enable these innovative shows to continue to be produced with our talented crews.' " Adds PP chief Jeff Kwatinetz, "We thank the entire I.A.T.S.E. organization for their continued support in bringing these shows to fans, and we especially appreciate the efforts of Chaim Kantor and John Ford and our entire crew for helping us to move forward as a unified team."