Cleveland EMS Workers Protest Ongoing Contract Dispute With City

CLEVELAND (WJW) — Cleveland emergency medical service employees workers held a march and protest Wednesday morning at the seat of the city’s government. The picket was in response to the city’s appeal of a legally-arbitrated and awarded contract. A Cuyahoga County Common Pleas judge enforced the arbitration recently. The appeal was filed on Jan. 10. […]

Fire Chief Given Weeklong Suspension

Mayor David Allaire has suspended Fire Chief James Larsen for a week due to “conduct, which was perceived by the membership as intimidating, bullying, condescending and/or belittling.” The complaints were outlined in a three-page letter to the city’s human resources director from the president, secretary and treasurer of International Association of Firefighters Local 2323 and […]