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Beckley councilmembers unanimously approved raises for firefighters
Real estate investors used data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to rank states based on wage, employment figures
Firefighters get real about one of the biggest issues facing the industry and how to fix it
A Virginia Beach task force made recommendations regarding bargaining units, salaries and working conditions
Albert Lea officials approved several step increases over three years
Firefighters from Colonial Park, Paxtonia and Linglestown fire companies can register for 4, 8 or 12-hour shifts, earning $10 per hour
Goshen city leaders approved raises after an independent study reviewed municipal jobs
Gwinnett County officials gave first responders a retroactive 8% pay raise due to increased costs of living, after increasing pay last year
Roswell officials approved a pay increase for full-time firefighters as the staffing model changes
The temporary pay raise created in 2021 for Department of the Interior firefighters is scheduled to end on Sept. 30
Santee legislators increased pay to keep its firefighters from going to other FDs
St. Paul firefighters held an informational picket after going over 200 days without a contract
Boise unions skipped candidate forums after members showed clear support for former police chief Mike Masterson
Collective bargaining is being promoted as a recruitment, retention benefit for Portsmouth
The 3-year agreement will address staffing shortages by increasing starting pay from $55,000 to $66,000
Union says as many as half of the FFs who fight fires on USFS land could resign if no permanent solution improves pay
Mayor Adams’s plan gives app-based delivery workers $19.96 an hour, $1.02 more than an EMT’s starting pay
Mayor Adams said the city has reached tentative agreements with 11 unions to include annual salary increases over several years
The union filed an unfair labor practices charge, claiming that West Chester “unilaterally changed the terms and conditions of employment”
“We’re still having issues with the administration on calculations,” said Gary Firefighters Union 359 President Larry Tillman II
The Westwood fire union has been without a contract for more than 660 days — the longest such battle in the Boston area
Timothy W. Gorman ruled that Ogdensburg violated the collective bargaining deal when it forced the FD to have than five members on a shift over two years
Boise crewmembers will receive 9% and 7% wage increases this year, plus 3.5% increases in 2024 and 2025 and a new holiday
Steven McGill, a Jersey City chief since 2018, will receive a “boat check” worth the total value of all his unused sick, vacation, and compensation time
New Haven Lt. Samod Rankins alleges discrimination based on race and disability
The Henderson city council also approved 3% raises for public safety union members
Cumberland County applicants who met the qualifications received payments ranging from $87 to $250 each
The Connecticut Premium Pay Program was created to provide up to $1,000 in bonuses to private sector employees who worked during the COVID-19 pandemic