A $1.7 million settlement has been reached between the City of Charleston and Firefighters Local 317 that will make up for lost holiday pay since 2012, according to a report.
Fire photographer Tim Olk shared some images from the recent memorial service for late Union Grove/Yorkville (WI) Firefighter Brian Serdynski, who passed away earlier this month.
More than two years ago, New Haven’s International Association of Fire Fighters, Local 825, ended its membership in a state-wide union, the Uniformed Professional Fire Fighters Association of Connecticut (UPFFA). But since then, Local 825 has continued to receive bills for UPFFA membership dues—bills that now total over $52,000 and for which the UPFFA is demanding payment.
The Yenta and Ron Jeffers return for another look at some madcap moments from the fire service.
Last summer, President Obama signed into law the Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act (LMWFA). It took years of struggle to pass this good-governance, bipartisan reform.
Last summer, President Obama signed into law the Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act (LMWFA).
Members of the Newport firefighter’s union have ratified a new three-year contract through 2018 that the Newport City Council approved last week