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Police, USF contract clears first of two stops



USF police union members have voted 24-4 to accept the proposed contract that raises their base pay and provides annual bonuses and retention raises.

Next stop is the USF board of trustees, where it's expected to pass.

The contract was hard-fought, coming after months of tense negotiations and some police officers' very public criticism of the USF administration.

[Last modified: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 9:32am]


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