Here is quick status update regarding contracts at the various police agencies that the Broward County PBA represents.
The BCPBA had its initial meeting with the Broward Sheriff’s Office on Thursday, April 9, 2015. We brought proposals based on input from the membership survey. Please read BCPBA Secretary, Lee Martin’s, column to learn what happened at the meeting.
The BCBPA met with the City of Hallandale on March 26, 2015 to open negotiations. The next step is for the city to set tentative dates to hear our contract proposals.
On Thursday, April 9, 2015 a second meeting about pension issues and reform was held at the Fred Lippman Center in Hollywood. On April 16, 2016 the BCPBA also held a negotiation session with the city.
The BCPBA notified the City of Miramar that it is ready to begin negotiations. We are waiting for a meeting date to be scheduled.
A notice that the BCPBA is prepared to begin negotiations was sent to the Sunrise city manager. The BCPBA is waiting for a meeting date to be scheduled. The BCPBA has received positive feedback on our progress working with the city.
Deputy Receives Broward TRIAD Award
Congratulations to BSO Deputy Kevin Bolling who received the Broward TRIAD 2014 Officer of the Year Award. Broward TRIAD is a three way collaboration between law enforcement, seniors and community service organizations working to improve the safety and quality of life for Broward seniors since 1992. The group meets every first Thursday at the Davie Police Department at 9:30 a.m. All are welcome. Broward TRIAD is a member of NATI, the National Association of TRIADS.
Pictured above (left to right): Fernando Cuellar, Citizens on Patrol volunteer Weston District; Capt. Scott Russell Y&NS (Youth and Neighborhood Services); Chaplain Nathaniel Knowles, BSO Head Chaplain; Deputy Kevin Bolling, BSO K-9 ( Bloodhound), TRAID Board Member, Crime Prevention Practitioner; Ann Zucker, Triad Member, BSO Fire Services Educator; Deputy Debra Wallace, Oakland Park Dist, K-9 (Bloodhound); Lloyd Edelstein, BSO Retired, VP TRAID Executive Board
For further information about TRIAD please contact Broward Sheriff’s Office Youth & Neighborhood
Services at (954) 321-4100.
BCPBA Begins BSO Negotiations
BCPBA has begun negotiations with the Broward Sheriff’s Office on behalf of Lieutenants and Deputies and Sergeants.
Relevant documents are listed below.
PERC Notice of Negotiations Lieutenants (BSO)
PERC Notice of Negotiations Deputies and Sergeants (BSO)
You are invited to the first fundraising reception in support of the re-election of Sheriff Scott Israel.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
PBA Social Hall
2901 SW 26th Terrace
(on the south side of State Road 84, west of I095)
Dania Beach, Florida 33312
See flyer for suggested contribution and compliance language.