Hobbs City Commissioners and Police Union Finalize Contact Negotiations

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, NEW MEXICO - Hobbs City Commissioners and the police union finalized contract negotiations.

The new contract is effective through January 15th, 2012 and will give each union officer a 3 percent pay raise on hourly earnings, each of the three years of the contract.

The city will also contribute 3 percent more to employee retirement funds, in the first year, and 2 percent each year after.