Pension ruling raises tension between Cheshire council, police union

2014-06-02T17:46:41-07:00June 2nd, 2014|Categories: Retirement|Tags: , , |

A ruling by a three-person arbitration panel issued last week in a dispute over police pensions has stirred tensions between local patrolman’s union and the Town Council. Vice Chairman David Schrumm on Thursday called the arbitration panel’s ruling on May 20 in favor of the union in a dispute over defined pension benefits “a travesty, a real shame that will cost Cheshire taxpayers for years to come.” The 22-page ruling delayed the town’s ability to end enrollment of new [...]