City settles 2010-13 pay contract with firefighters; hike averages 3.38 percent

LYNDEN ­— Union-represented firefighters will get additional back pay to 2010 averaging 3.375 percent per year, as a result of City Council approval of a collective bargaining agreement in February. The agreement covers all uniformed Lynden Fire Department firefighters except chief and assistant chief, said City Administrator Bill Verwolf. Those personnel now number nine, with…

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