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ATLANTIC CITY
MAYOR LORENZO
LANGFORD REACHES
AGREEMENT WITH
COLLECTIVE BARGAINING
UNITS
 
Deputy Police Chiefs and Code Enforcement Inspectors reach five year deals ... The Deputy Police Chief contract is front end loaded, which has provided the incentive for interested person(s) to retire ... For example, HarryHurley.com has learned and confirmed that Deputy Police Chief Bob Schwartz retired one hour after the signing of the agreement ... A source has shared that a second Deputy Chief may also retire ... Additionally, Mayor Langford is preparing to reduce the number of Deputy Police Chiefs from 4 to 3 ...
 
Deputy Police Chiefs will receive an 11% increase in year 1 of the deal ... 10% in the 2nd year ... zero for each of the remaining 3 years ...  
 
This is similar to an earlier deal worked out with the Police Captains ... which resulted in a number of retirements and savings for the taxpaying public ...
  
Both contracts are retroactive to January 1, 2003 ...
 
The remaining Police (PBA) and International Association of Firefighters are now in interest arbitration ... The only remaining contractnot settled is with the City Lifeguards ... HarryHurley.com has learned that Langford will be meeting with them in the near future ...  



January 4, 2005