Public works union, city reach agreement on new contract
The union representing city public works employees concluded contract negotiations Tuesday night by agreeing to a 3.25 percent pay raise. Also, the city will pay half of this year's 45 percent health insurance premium increase.
The one-year contract, if it is approved by the City Council and union members approve it, will affect 27 public works employees.
In the latest of a series of negotiation sessions that began in April, representatives of Local 336 of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees met with the Havre City Council's Labor Relations Committee. Agreement...