Somerville Fire Lt. Jay Colbert Elected 3rd District Vice President of International Association of Fire Fighters Will Represent Nearly 23,000 Firefighters across New England

   

 

Boston, Feb. 2, 2016 – Somerville Fire Lt. Jay Colbert was sworn in as the 3rd District Vice President to the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) last Thursday, Jan. 28. In this role, he will serve on the executive board of the IAFF and represent fire locals throughout New England. Continue reading Somerville Fire Lt. Jay Colbert Elected 3rd District Vice President of International Association of Fire Fighters Will Represent Nearly 23,000 Firefighters across New England

Union United Op-Ed: Strategy Leaders Agree: Community Negotiation with Developer is Required

  

By: Ben Echevarria and David Gibbs, on behalf of the Union United Coalition
Last week, in the midst of discussions about open space, jobs, and place management, one thing was clear: a real community benefits agreement requires an independent community body. Continue reading Union United Op-Ed: Strategy Leaders Agree: Community Negotiation with Developer is Required