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By Doug Crawford, Field Representative - Wednesday, April 4, 2018


Vandalia Police and Telecommunicator units each accepted a four-year offer from the City for 2/2/2/2 and kept insurance at 90/10 for the term.  Top pay for police officers will surpass $78,000 and the top pay for the telecommunicators unit will surpass $47,500.  Klayton Brasel represented the police officers unit and Lisa Wagner represented the telecommunicators. Both units were assisted by Field Representative Doug Crawford during their negotiations.