According to the National Volunteer Fire Council, 65% of all firefighters in the United States in 2016 were volunteers.
But the number of people joining volunteer fire departments is on the decline, and not just in Daviess County.
“The volunteer service on the fire side is really suffering,” said Randy Lawson, executive director for the Kentucky Firefighter’s Association.
– PUB DATE: 12/16/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: Messenger-Inquirer
Source: SEAFC National Fire News