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STATE OF WISCONSIN

BEFORE THE WISCONSIN EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS COMMISSION

GREEN BAY POLICE BARGAINING UNIT, Complainant,

vs.

CITY OF GREEN BAY (POLICE DEPARTMENT)

and JAMES M. LEWIS, Respondents.

Case 278

No. 55984

MP-3381

Decision No. 30130-B

Appearances:

Parins Law Firm, S.C., by Attorney Thomas J. Parins, 422 Doty Street, P.O. Box 817, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54305-0817, appearing on behalf of Green Bay Police Bargaining Unit.

Attorney Jerry H. Hanson, Assistant City Attorney, City of Green Bay, City Hall, Room 200, 100 North Jefferson Street, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54301, appearing on behalf of City of Green Bay (Police Department) and James M. Lewis.

NOTICE OF COMMISSION'S FINDINGS OF FACT, CONCLUSIONS OF LAW

AND ORDER PURSUANT TO SECTION 111.07(5), STATS.

On January 22, 2002, Examiner Sharon A. Gallagher issued Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Order, with Accompanying Memorandum, in the above-entitled matter determining that Respondent City of Green Bay had committed a prohibited practice within the meaning of Secs. 111.70(3)(a)4 and 1, Stats. She ordered Respondent City of Green Bay to cease and desist from committing said prohibited practice and take certain affirmative remedial action. By letter dated February 8, 2002, Respondent City of Green Bay advised the Examiner and the Commission of the action it was taking to comply with her Order.

The Examiner further concluded that Respondents had not committed a prohibited practice within the meaning of Sec. 111.70(3)(a)1 and that she would not assert jurisdiction over an alleged violation of Sec. 111.70(3)(a)5, Stats. She therefore dismissed these complaint allegations.

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Within the 20-day statutory period set forth in Sec. 111.07(5), Stats., no petition for review of said Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Order was filed and no intervening order by the Examiner or the Commission was issued.

NOW, THEREFORE, the Commission issues the following

NOTICE

By operation of Sec. 111.07(5), Stats., Examiner Gallagher's Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Order in the above-entitled matter became the Commission's Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Order on February 12, 2002.

Given under our hands and seal at the City of Madison, Wisconsin, this 21st day of February, 2002.

WISCONSIN EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS COMMISSION

A. Henry Hempe, Commissioner

Paul A. Hahn, Commissioner

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