Austin Chronicle May 23, 2014

Point Austin: Fixing What Ain't Broke
Does city want fair hiring, or to break the union?

Fire Engineering May 17, 2014

Austin Approves DOJ Settlement Over Firefighter Hiring

FOX7 Austin May 16, 2014

Austin Firefighters Association reacts to consent decree decision

Austin Chronicle May 16, 2014

Council: Fire, Flood, and Men on Horseback
Contentious issues fill this week's slate

Firehouse May 16, 2014

and Fire Chief May 19, 2014

Via Austin American Statesman and KXAN

Council approves federal settlement over firefighter hiring

TWC News May 16, 2014

Council Settles with DOJ Over AFD Hiring Practices

KEYE May 16, 2014

City Approves AFD Hiring Discrimination Settlement

KXAN May 16, 2014

Austin Approves DOJ Settlement Over Firefighter Hiring

KEYE May 15, 2014

AFD Union Wants City to Reject DOJ Terms

Austin Chronicle May 14, 2014

Council Preview: Where There’s Smoke
AFD hiring consent decree under fire by AFA

KVUE May 14, 2014

City could reach AFD firing resolution with DOJ

May 14, 2014: AFA President Bob Nicks and Councilman Mike Martinez Re: May 15 Consent Decree Vote

May 14, 2014: AFA President Bob Nicks and Councilman Mike Martinez Re: May 15 Consent Decree Vote

KXAN May 9, 2014

New proposed deal could resume AFD firefighter hiring

Austin Monitor / Infact Daily May 7, 2014

Despite settlement, city and firefighters remain at odds over hiring

Austin Chronicle March 6, 2014

Council: Are You Suddenly Sleepy?

Council rolls through the resolutions as Leffingwell becomes a jetsetter

KVUE March 4, 2014

Council again delays vote on DOJ settlement

KXAN March 4, 2014

Going behind closed doors: New plan for Austin Fire Dept. hiring dispute

Austin American Statesman March 4, 2014

City of Austin indefinitely postpones vote on settlement with Justice Department over firefighter hiring

Austin Chronicle February 27, 2014

AFD Hiring: Smoke or Fire?

Add the EEOC to the parties weighing in on firefighter hiring

KVUE February 26, 2014

Austin City Council to delay vote on DOJ settlement

KXAN February 26, 2014

Firefighter hiring deal may be postponed – again

Austin American Statesman February 26, 2014

City Council to postpone vote on settlement over Austin Fire Department hiring process

Austin Monitor / Infact Daily February 26, 2014

City, firefighters union headed for mediation in hiring dispute

KXAN February 19, 2014

Public safety not at more risk despite six-month AFD hiring freeze 

Austin American Statesman February 19, 2014

Firefighters union urges council to delay vote on settlement with Justice Department

FOX 7 February 19, 2014

City to vote on AFD hiring practices agreement

KXAN February 17, 2014

Proposed DOJ civil rights deal could cost city $780,000

Austin Chronicle February 7, 2014

Is the City Trying to Bust the Firefighters Union?

The Daily Caller February 2, 2014

Firefighter union leader: Evidence against discrimination ‘suppressed’

KXAN January 31, 2014

Firefighter candidate pool most diverse in years

KXAN January 30, 2014

Austin Firefighters Association President Planning for Next Flood

Austin Monitor / Infact Daily January 28, 2014

Firefighters union meets with DOJ to discuss city’s hiring process 

AFA President Bob Nicks live on air January 23, 2014

AFA President Bob Nicks live on air January 23, 2014

KVUE January 22, 2014

City preparing to settle hiring practices claim, sources say.

Austin Chronicle September 27, 2013 

Point Austin: Burning Down the House

Deadlock between city and firefighters reflects deeper problems

Austin American Statesman September 1, 2013

Nicks: We're Looking for the Best Recruits

Austin Chronicle August 9, 2013 

The Fire Last Time: AFA and City at Impasse

IO Solutions becomes entangled in latest dispute about AFD's hiring process

Austin Chronicle April 25, 2013

Department of Justice Initiates Inquiry into AFD

Fire department hiring woes continue