PITTSBURGH, PA (June 22, 2020) The City of Pittsburgh recently signed a five-year Memorandum of Understanding with the union for many Citiparks employees and Park Rangers within the Public Safety Department that issues them salary increases and other employment upgrades through 2024.
The pact, signed with Service Employees International Union Local 668, impacts about 60 employees including Senior and Community Recreation Center directors, Program Coordinators, the Schenley Rink leader, Recreation leaders and Park Rangers.
The agreement includes:
The MOU also has changed all gendered pronouns (he/him/his, she/her/hers) to gender neutral pronouns (they/them/theirs) in an effort to be more inclusive for all gender identities.
The term of the agreement is from January 2020 through December 2024.
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.