November 9, 2018

Brockhouse, San Antonio firefighters union take victory lap

City Council member Greg Brockhouse greets firefighters before leading a news conference at the union hall Thursday.

By Josh Baugh, San Antonio Express News After this week’s charter-amendment election, the San Antonio Professional Fire Fighters Association should wait before exercising its new power to unilaterally call for binding arbitration, union ally and Councilman Greg Brockhouse said Thursday. The councilman said voters sent a mandate to City Hall in approving two of the union’s three charter amendments Tuesday. …

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November 9, 2018

Firefighter union reacts to passing of Props B &C

Firefighter union reacts to passing of Props B &C

By Kens5 News The city charter changes will cap the salary and term limits of future city managers, as well as amend how contract disputes are resolved. SAN ANTONIO — Two days after San Antonio voted to pass two of three charter propositions backed by the city’s firefighter union, a prominent union supporter on Thursday emphasized the important of looking onward. “What this …

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