The City of Bettendorf maintains 4 collective bargaining agreements and assists departments in ensuring consistency and fair application of the various articles within each contract, disciplinary matters, and grievance issues. The collective bargaining agreements include: 

  1. AFSCME General Unit
  2. AFSCME Library Unit
  3. Bettendorf Professional Firefighters’ Association
  4. Bettendorf Peace Officers' Association
Policies and procedures not addressed in the collective bargaining agreements fall subject to the employee handbook. Non-union employees also fall under the provisions of the employee eandbook. The City of Bettendorf works with departments to ensure consistency and fairness between bargaining agreements and the handbook.