RP, employees agree to labor deal
Three-year deals expected to save city $8.4 million in cumulative costs

Rohnert Park’s City Council unanimously approved deals with its public safety managers and employee unions that City Manager Darrin Jenkins says will save the city $8.4 million in cumulative costs.

The contracts bring in more than 60 public safety employees under three-year contracts designed to save Rohnert Park money on long-term retiree health care. The council’s 4-0 vote – Councilman Jake... Read More

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