Both sides in Lake Charles Firefighter pay dispute meet again with mediator

Reported by KPLC Staff:

Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) - Both sides in the Lake Charles Firefighter pay dispute met with a federal mediator again Monday. After the four hour meeting, the firefighters union set a meeting for Tuesday. Union president Will Veuleman says they "want everyone to understand what's at stake and what's on the table, for both sides."

The City of Lake Charles will also take action Tuesday. At it's agenda meeting, the Lake Charles City Council will discuss a pay plan for firefighters in case a contract is not approved.

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