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Atherton: Tentative police contract announced

Original post made on Oct 9, 2013

The town of Atherton and its police department, operating without a contract since Sept. 30, have agreed on a tentative three-year contract that will come before the City Council at its Oct. 16 regular meeting.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, October 9, 2013, 11:29 AM

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Posted by Peter Carpenter, a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Oct 9, 2013 at 12:38 pm

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This is an excellent MOU and there is a superb staff report that describes the process and the MOU in detail.

Well done city staff!!


Posted by sandy crittenden, a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Oct 9, 2013 at 4:46 pm

This MOU states there are no increases during the 3 years of this contract.
Please tell us all if the salaries of this new contract are more than the prior salaries from the old contract. If so, how much?
The MOU "eliminates the mandated 70th percentile salary-survey" to other police departments on the Peninsula. Please tell us what percentile this contract will be?


Posted by sandy crittenden, a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Oct 9, 2013 at 5:18 pm

George Roderick states specifically that "the cost to the town for police officer's compensation is 2.6% less than the current contract."
He also states that as other police departments negotiate their contracts, our percentile rating will not change the pay of the current police contact. He also says he does not know where the new contact ranks with other police departments and that ranking will change as new contacts and negotiated.


Posted by poster, a resident of another community
on Oct 9, 2013 at 8:41 pm

Here is a link to the staff report: Web Link


Posted by gracecur123, a resident of another community
on Oct 10, 2013 at 3:17 pm

gracecur123 is a registered user.

the contract should not be there are in any police department.there are mean things on a contract.follow me!love,stephanie diane curry.john:3;16.


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