District 5 Report
1. Anadarko – Still waiting to see Cities action on member who failed random drug test.
2. Altus – Starting negotiations, Local has spoken several times with their Representative and Senator about the bills which effect firefighters.
3. Chickasha – Starting negotiations, City hiring new City
Manager word is that they are hiring a City Manager from
a town in Kansas.
4. Duncan – Arbitration scheduled for March 7th on vacation
5. Lawton – Nothing new
6. Newcastle – Wrapping up negotiations for 2010-2011, hopefully will have new contract soon. Beginning negotiations for 2011-2012, put City on notice union is taking a discipline grievance forward to arbitration
7. Mustang – Starting negotiations, have a Pre-d hearing
scheduled for February 16th for member on off duty
8. Frederick – Starting negotiations