City of San Antonio, TX

02/13/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/13/2020 17:49

Councilwoman Rebecca Viagran’s Statement on Arbitration Panel’s decision regarding collective bargaining agreement with the fire union

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SAN ANTONIO (February 13, 2020) - Today, the arbitration panel issued a final award in the matter of the City of San Antonio's collective bargaining agreement with the San Antonio Professional Firefighters Union.

'Today, I am glad that we are finally able to resolve conflicts and close this chapter in arbitration together. We appreciate and are grateful to our firefighters and first responders for putting their lives on the line for us every day,' said Councilwoman Viagran.

'We now have a collective bargaining agreement and can now move forward together as a city, safely and responsibly. I look forward to our future where we are able to negotiate with us all at the table. We all want the best for the city that we love.'