collective bargaining http://wuky.org en Program Restricting Police Cruiser Use Comes In For Council Scrutiny http://wuky.org/post/program-restricting-police-cruiser-use-comes-council-scrutiny <p>A program restricting Lexington police cruiser use is generating $220,000 in savings a year, but the figure falls far short of expectations. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 20:42:23 +0000 Josh James 40162 at http://wuky.org Program Restricting Police Cruiser Use Comes In For Council Scrutiny City's Negotiations With Police Union Stalled http://wuky.org/post/citys-negotiations-police-union-stalled <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - The Lexington Fayette Urban County Council is wondering what&rsquo;s holding up contract negotiations between the city and public safety unions.</p><p>At a budget committee Tuesday, the council learned that the last collective bargaining meeting with police representatives was nearly three months ago on December 12.</p><p>&ldquo;I guess I don&rsquo;t feel the sense of urgency in why we&rsquo;re not actively pushing and meeting and trying to get to some resolution so we can figure out how much it&rsquo;s really going to cost us,&rdquo; said Councilman Kevin Stinnett.</p> Wed, 29 Feb 2012 19:59:18 +0000 Brenna Angel 10635 at http://wuky.org City's Negotiations With Police Union Stalled