Deal reached with Public Safety Guild
Last updated 1/3/2019 at 4:16pm
The Airway Heights City Council approved an agreement with the city’s Public Safety Guild at a special Dec. 27 meeting following several weeks of unsuccessful negotiations.
The new memorandum of agreement gives Guild members a 4.5 percent wage increase every year for the next four years, including 2019. The city will also contribute $1,373 per year to purchase medical coverage for employee’s families.
The most recent contract between the city and the Guild, which is comprised of uniformed police officers and select fire personnel, expired Dec. 31, 2018. The current contract is effecti...