ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis after his appointment take over At Walt Disney World’s management area earlier this year, its firefighters were among the few employees who publicly welcomed them with open arms.
But that warm relationship is in jeopardy as the new district administrator restarts negotiations on a contract that unionized firefighters approved last month, promising pay rises and additional manpower.
The contract was originally planned to be voted on during the Central Florida Tourism Oversight District Board of Supervisors meeting last month, but it was never brought up and was not on the agenda released ahead of the next meeting, scheduled for Wednesday.
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