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Cincinnati Firefighters Get 5% Raise This Year In Agreement With Union

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Bill Rinehart
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WVXU
A Cincinnati Fire Department truck.

Updated: Wednesday, 3 p.m.

Cincinnati firefighters will get a 5% raise this year under a contract negotiated between the city and union.

The three-year agreement also includes a 4% raise in 2022 and a 3% raise in 2023. The most recent contract included 2% wage increases for each of the two years covered. That agreement expired in December.

Cincinnati City Council approved the agreement Wednesday. 

Read a summary of the tentative agreement below: 

Summary of Tentative Agreement with Fire Fighters Union by WVXU News on Scribd