The Orion

Firefighter jobs safe for two additional months

The 15 employed through the SAFER grant will continue to work for an additional 2 months. Photo credit: Bill hack

Katia Berg

November 7, 2016

Newly-employed firefighters approach a hazy future as grant money runs out.The $5.3 million SAFER grant employed 15 firefighters in 2014, but as money runs low the Fire Department must decide if staff has to be cut. Options were presented to City Council on Nov. 1, which included:-Option 1: Adding no add...

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