Cumberland County
New Jersey

Resolution
RES-2017-608

Resolution Authorizing Execution of Collective Bargaining Agreement With the Policemen's Benevolent Association, Local #299 For the Four-Year Period from January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2019

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Department:Public SafetySponsors:Deputy Director Darlene Barber, Freeholder James F. Quinn
Category:Agreement

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WHEREAS, Policemen’s Benevolent Association,  Local 299 (“PBA Local 299") is the sole and exclusive bargaining representative for the Sheriff’s Officers (Rank and File) in the Sheriff’s Department; and

WHEREAS, the prior collective bargaining agreement entered into between PBA Local 299 and the County expired on December 31, 2015; and

WHEREAS, PBA Local 299 and the County have engaged in an extended course of negotiation for a new collective bargaining agreement to cover the period commencing January 1, 2016 and ending December 31, 2019; and

WHEREAS, it is in the best interest of  the County of Cumberland to enter into said collective bargaining agreement.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS OF THE COUNTY OF CUMBERLAND, as follows:

1.              That the Director and Clerk of this Board are hereby authorized and directed to execute said collective bargaining agreement with PBA Local 299 in a form satisfactory to counsel for the period commencing January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2019.

2.              That the Clerk of this Board shall forward a certified copy of this Resolution to the President of PBA Local 299.

Passed and adopted at a regular meeting of the Board of Chosen Freeholders held at the Cumberland County Administration Building, 164 West Broad Street, Bridgeton, New Jersey on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. prevailing time.