The Illinois FOP Labor Council

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By Doug Crawford, Field Representative - Friday, September 13, 2013


Millstadt Police settled a three year agreement in two short meetings, netting a 7% increase in base wages over three years, along with a dime increase in shift differential, to $.45/hr.  Clothing allowance is $750/yr with a maximum carryover of $1000.  Insurance remains at 100 percent paid for employees and 60/40 percent split on family coverage (ee at 40%).  Bill Casto and Kevin Witschie were the bargaining team, along with Field Representative Doug Crawford.