Somerset workers and county reach deal to prevent strike

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SOMERSET, SOMERSET COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — Employees and the county have reached a deal that would prevent a strike by the union.

Maintenance workers, county clerks and dispatchers were unhappy with pay rates and threatened to strike, but a deal was reached late Tuesday night.

The deal will include a 40-cent raise for those workers each April.

The employees are represented by the American Federations of the State, County and Municipal Employees.

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