By KAYLIE MOORE
Rostraver Township commissioners posted a proposed 2018 general fund budget Wednesday, but more than 100 people attended the meeting for another reason.
One man who did not want to be identified said the standing-room-only crowd was there “in support of our police department.” A second man said he and his family attended “for the officers who protect this community.”
Solicitor Albert Gaudio said the police department and township road crew are scheduled for contract negotiation sessions with arbitrators later this month.
Gaudio said both contracts expire Dec. 31.
“I can’t comment on the situation at this time,” Gaudio said.
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