2011-98

ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO EXECUTE AN ADDENDUM TO THE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY OF MARION AND IAFF LOCAL 379 TO INCORPORATE CONCESSION NEGOTIATED FOR 2012, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

WHEREAS, the Administration has advised an Agreement with IAFF Local 379 has been reached for concessions for the year 2012 given the reduction in Marion’s tax dollars returning to the Marion community by the State of Ohio and the continuing recession effects, and

WHEREAS, the agreement has previously been approved and ratified by the Bargaining Unit, and

WHEREAS, there is a real and present need to approve, ratify, authorize and approve the aforementioned agreement to be incorporated into the existing Agreement as the First Addendum to incorporate the negotiated concessions,

Be It Ordained by the Council of the City of Marion, Marion County, Ohio:

Section 1. Council hereby authorizes the Mayor and/or Safety Director to execute a First Addendum to the current Collective Bargaining Agreement in order to put in place the negotiated concessions as contained upon the Exhibit distributed during the Committee of December 18, 2011 to be effective for the year 2012 said concession necessary between the City of Marion and IAFF Local 379 given the reduction in Marion’s tax dollars returning to the Marion community by the State of Ohio and the continuing recession effects.

Section 2. The Auditor is authorized and directed to de-appropriate the line items within the Department of Fire associated with the respective concessions and shall do so upon passage of this ordinance.

Section 3. That this ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, welfare and safety of the City of Marion and the inhabitants thereof, given the immediate need to implement the aforementioned concessions given the State of Ohio cuts to local governments and shall take effect and be in force immediately upon its passage and approval by the Mayor, provided it receives the affirmative vote of all members elected by council; otherwise, it shall be effective from and after the earliest period allowed by law.

 

Approved: ___________________________
Dave Edwards
President of Council


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Mayor Scott Schertzer

Attest;


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Clerk of Council