The city announced that all employees would have to be fully vaccinated by Dec. 22 or face possible termination.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pittsburgh police union is filing a grievance over the city’s COVID-19 vaccine rule.

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The city announced earlier this week that all employees would be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID by Dec. 22 or possibly face termination.

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City FOP President Bob Swartzwelder confirmed Friday that the union is filing a grievance, following the firefighters union.

Employees can request a medical or religious exemption but will have to be tested for COVID-19 weekly.

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Three Pittsburgh Police officers have died from COVID-19.