City’s Request To Dismiss Fire Union Case Falters

YOUNGSTOWN — The 7th District Court of Appeals dismissed a request from Youngstown that it reverse a judge’s decision permitting the city’s firefighters union to engage in binding arbitration over a grievance about promotions and out-of-rank pay.

The appeals court ruled 3-0 against the city’s appeal of the June 30 decision by Judge Maureen Sweeney of Mahoning County Common Pleas Court in favor of the firefighters union.

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