In 24-Hour Period, Detroit Firefighters Fight 16 Fires, Receive 164 Layoff Notices

DETROIT, MI &#8211 The head of the city’s firefighters union this afternoon called Mayor Dave Bing’s plan to send pink slips to 164 firefighters “indefensible.” “These cuts by the city will put its Fire Department and its residents at great risk — increasing response times and further taxing an already greatly reduced work force,” Dan […]