County Board approves agreements with highway, sheriff
The Pierce County Board of Supervisors acted on several matters during its 30-minute meeting Tuesday morning.
--Ratification of a collective bargaining agreement with the Sheriff's Department Employees' Association. Effective May 1, salaries will increase one percent for 2013 and then be frozen in 2014. For this year, the county will pay 90 percent toward an employee's health premiums and 88 percent the following year.