Prince William Co. Firefighters Call For Pay Raise Amid ‘Staffing Crisis’

PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, Va. (DC News Now) — Firefighters in Prince William County are sounding the alarm ahead of the county’s budget season, saying what they’re being paid is not enough and could ultimately hurt folks in the county.

Mitch Nason, the president of Prince William County Professional Firefighters, told DC News Now the pay for Fire and Rescue employees has been stagnant since before the pandemic. He said it’s left the county in the tough position to either play a big game of ‘catch-up’ or risk continuing to lose workers to neighboring counties.

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