According to News4Jax.com, former Mayor Jake Godbold met with members of the Duval County Fireman’s Union on Wednesday to express his disappointment in the Police Union Chief’s call for a Gate boycott. Godbold also encouraged the fire union to refrain from resorting to the similar tactics as the Mayor prepares to address pension reform with the city’s unions.
Goldbold told News4Jax that he had never seen personal threats of this kind in all of his years in Jacksonville politics.
Nelson Cuba, the police union chief, has since backed down from his earlier calls for a union-wide boycott.
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