Council defers labor contract
Last updated 2/1/2024 at 10:19am
CHENEY – The debate over whether Juneteenth should be recognized as a city holiday here continues, as the City Council unanimously voted to defer a decision on Resolution F-221 during their Jan. 23 meeting.
Resolution F-221, which addresses the labor agreement for 2024. It governs paid holidays, wages and benefits.
The delay comes after a comment by Corrina Donnerberg, who expressed disappointment over Juneteenth not being a city holiday.
She highlighted the significance of paid time off in maintaining a healthy work-life balance as she questioned, “What does the city get in exchange...