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City’s police department gets new bargaining agreement




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August 22, 2012 | 2,207 views | 26 comments

FLORESVILLE -- Officers with the Floresville Police Department will soon see their salaries increase to a level which will make their department competitive with other local agencies, after the Floresville City Council voted unanimously to accept the department’s collective bargaining agreement (CBA) Aug. 9.  . . .

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PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 29, 2012 4:58am
 
The pay incentives for various level of education makes a mockery of performance based pay. Under this system an under performing officer could receive more pay than an outstanding officer. This reinforces the fact that we ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 29, 2012 4:36am
 
Something Else......I am trying to formulate a reply but I can't figure out if it's "nit picking twit" or "knit picking twit." After some additional research, I may post a longer reply. :) P.S. ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 29, 2012 4:16am
 
The WCN article about the WCSO hiring 5 new deputies at an average cost of $48000.00 in salary and benefits along with other information about current salary levels bring into question some of the statement put forward by ... More ›

 
crenshaw.glen@yahoo.com  
Floresville  
August 28, 2012 8:00pm
 
Something else to say. After reading your comment...I think I will sit back and enjoy my cup of "Kauphy"

 
Something Else to Say v3.0  
Realville  
August 28, 2012 3:09pm
 
I see some of you people are having some trouble with spelling and homophones. May I offer a bit of helpful advice; type your response in a program with spell-check (like MS Word) then copy it to here. In addition, go back ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 27, 2012 5:28am
 
Be Careful....Excellent points. I never could stand complaining employees who moan about the wages and working conditions and yet continue to work at the same place. Rather than take action to better themselves they seem ... More ›

 
Be Careful  
Floresville, TX  
August 26, 2012 9:49pm
 
As retired military, I find it funny for people to speak for me. I am sure Prairie feels the same way as he is old militaryƒº I appreciate what police officers due just like I do for mall security. I am not sure how sitting ... More ›

 
Be Careful  
Floresville, TX  
August 26, 2012 9:46pm
 
Nice posts PRAIRIE GROUCH. 30.7% in zip code 78114 and 43% of the people in Floresville have less than a high school education so what do you expect? The state average is 19.7% Not that education is an indication of intelligence ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 26, 2012 10:19am
 
Enough is Enough...Why would you drive a pick-up full of kids......maybe even you might guess the reason such as going to town. When you sacrifice liberty for security, you have neither. That was a quote from one our founding fathers, ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 26, 2012 10:02am
 
Enough is Enough. I meant "veiled threat"....look it up, you simple twit. I was under the impression that the county paid for health insurance and that local law enforcement and all county employees were on ... More ›

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