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Joey Palacios / Texas Public Radio

The San Antonio Professional Firefighters Association is filing a federal lawsuit against the city over its “free speech areas” at city libraries. The union claims the city violated the First Amendment when it prevented union petitioners from entering the buildings.


Ryan Loyd / TPR News

The latest round in a long-running debate over renewing local firefighters' salary and health care benefits now involves the revival of a political action committee.


Joey Palacios / Texas Public Radio

San Antonio’s city clerk has officially certified the three petitions submitted by the San Antonio Professional Fire Fighters Association to amend the city charter.


Joey Palacios / Texas Public Radio

Updated 4/12

The San Antonio Professional Firefighter’s Association said Wednesday it has collected enough signatures to trigger a city charter amendment election.

Joey Palacios / Texas Public Radio

The city is making a contract offer to the San Antonio Professional Firefighters Association in an attempt to end a four year stalemate in health care and wage negotiations,  but the fire union is not ready to consider any deals.


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