WPCNR POLICE GAZETTE. By John F. Bailey. June 11,2014:
The Police Benevolent Association of White Plains President, Rob Riley, announced today that an arbitrator has ruled in favor of the City of White Plains pattern bargaining tradition and denied raises to police awarding the same zero increases taken by the White Plains Fire Firefighters.
The arbitrator has left intact the 25% share of health benefit premiums, new hired officers have to pay for the first five years, after which the city pays all the health care premiums.
Riley told WPCNR the union now will go back into negotiations with the city for the past contract years 2012-13, 2013-14, and 2014-15.
He issued this statement to WPCNR on the decision: