Havre police and city reach tentative contract
August 28, 2002
The Havre police won't have to pick up the tab for a 25 percent increase on their health insurance premiums this year and they will also receive a two- year, 6.5 percent across-the-board salary increase, if police association members and the City Council adopt a tentative agreement reached early today.
"It's something they can live with," police association negotiator Dick Letang said. "I don't see any problems with getting it voted on and ratified."
Health insurance premiums haven't increased for city employees in the last 10 years.
More than half of the 16 city police officers have depend...