Collective Bargaining

The City of Dallas has three employee associations:

The Dallas Police Employees Association, consisting of all full-time sworn Police Officers of the Dallas Police Department, except for the positions of Chief of Police, Lieutenants, Sergeants, and other managerial, confidential, temporary, casual, or seasonal members. The 2018-2021 contract can be viewed here. The new 2021-2024 contract is available here.

Polk County Professional Fire Fighters Association
(International Association of Firefighters Local 4196) consists of all regular, full-time Emergency Medical Technicians, currently classified as Paramedics (the "Paramedic Unit") and the strike-prohibited, sub-bargaining unit composed of Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technicians, Firefighter/Paramedics, and Fire & EM Captains (the "FF/EMT Unit"),  employed by the City of Dallas, excluding supervisors, confidential employees, and any temporary or casual employees. These contracts are negotiated for a three-year period. The current agreement is available by clicking the link.

American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees Council 75, Local 173-3 consists of all regular (non-temporary or seasonal) full time employees of the City, excluding confidential and supervisory employees as defined under ORS 243.650 and employees represented by other labor organizations and employees in the Fire/EMS Department.  The current contract can be viewed here.

Contact Us

  1. Gagner, Emily

    Emily Gagner

    Assistant City Manager

    187 SE Court St.
    Dallas, OR 97338

    Ph: 503.831.3557
    Fax: 503.623.2339
    TDD: 503.623.7355 


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