The Union for the Kansas City Fire Department says they are already short 60 firefighters. Cutting 4.5% of the department budget would mean close to $9 million. That would have dangerous impacts on public safety.
“I believe that fire department cuts and public safety cuts should be the last to be made,” to International Association of Firefighters local 42 President Tim Dupin said.
– PUB DATE: 6/18/2020 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: KCTV CBS 5 Kansas City
Source: SEAFC National Fire News