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Belleville firefighters headed to arbitration

Oct. 28, 2013, Belleville, Ont. - An arbitrator will hash out a lingering collective agreement issue between the city, career firefighters and area volunteer crews. Following failed attempts to reach a mediated arrangement, Belleville's career firefighters and their rural counterparts have veered into an arbitrated settlement to determine who's in charge at scenes in jurisdictions where volunteer crews respond. The Belleville Intelligencer reports.

October 28, 2013
By The Belleville Intelligencer

Oct. 28, 2013, Belleville, Ont. – An arbitrator will hash out a lingering collective agreement issue
between the city, career firefighters and area volunteer crews. Following failed attempts to reach a mediated arrangement,
Belleville's career firefighters and their rural counterparts have
veered into an arbitrated settlement to determine who's in charge at
scenes in jurisdictions where volunteer crews respond. The Belleville Intelligencer reports. | READ MORE