Havre police union pursues grievance against the city
A grievance filed by the Havre police union against the city alleging unfair labor practices has been denied by Havre Mayor Bob Rice and will go before the City Council, the representative of the local bargaining unit said Tuesday.
Havre police Sgt. Bill Wilkinson said he thinks the council is likely to reject the grievance. If that happens, he said, the grievance will be submitted to the state Board of Personnel Appeals for binding arbitration.
The Montana Public Employees Association represents 17 Havre police officers.
"I think that's running its course now," Wilkinson said, adding that...