Extends deadline for Meet and Confer for Unit #5 (Police Officers)

May 11, 1999


RESOLUTION NO. 23976

RESOLUTION OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SANTA ROSA EXTENDING THE DEADLINE FOR NEGOTIATIONS - UNIT #5

WHEREAS, Rule 12 of the Rules and Regulations to the Employer-Employee Relations Ordinance requires that a meet and confer process be concluded prior to the third Tuesday in May so that a Memorandum of Understanding shall be presented to the Council on that date; and

WHEREAS, the City of Santa Rosa and Unit #5 (Police Officers) are meeting and conferring; and

WHEREAS, the City and Unit #5 are using an interest-based process and are making progress toward a settlement; and

WHEREAS, it is necessary to provide a reasonable extension of the third-Tuesday-in-May deadline in order to allow adequate time for meet and confer; and

WHEREAS, the City and Unit #5 anticipate that the meet and confer will conclude by June 29, 1999.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Council suspends the requirement established by Section 14(C) (Rule 12) of the Rules and Regulations and extends the deadline for presenting a Memorandum of Understanding to the Council from the third Tuesday in May to the last Tuesday in June, June 29, 1999.

IN COUNCIL DULY PASSED this 11th day of May, 1999.

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