Hialeah Council Approves $115M Budget, Reduces Fire StaffThe Hialeah city council approved a $115 million budget late Wednesday night. The unanimous vote leads to the elimination of 105 firefighting positions in the city.
Miami Police Union Fighting Budget CutsThe Miami City Commission was scheduled to hold a special meeting to decide the fate of the police union contract as the city closes a $62 million budget hole, but there was a development Monday afternoon that changed plans.
Hialeah Firefighters Fuming Mad Over Approved Budget Hialeah firefighters voiced their outrage over the now-approved budget for the 2011-2012 fiscal year at Thursday night’s budget hearing.
Hialeah Firefighters Outraged Over Approved Budget Hialeah firefighters voiced their outrage over the now-approved budget for the 2011-2012 fiscal year at Thursday night’s budget hearing.
Miami's Budget Stalls Over Police Union ContractThe city of Miami must close a $62 million deficit in the 2012 budget. The first of two public hearings is set for Thursday night and city leaders hope agreements reached with three of four unions may help bring the city closer to a balanced budget.
Hollywood Police, Fire Unions To Fight Referendum On Pension ReformThe same day that Hollywood failed to meet its deadline to cancel a special election to reform employee pension benefits without incurring more costs, the police and fire union presidents said they are ready to campaign against the referendum.