Easton’s Fire Department is going gender-neutral, at least in the ordinance that governs operations.

Easton City Council’s Public Safety Committee reviewed ordinance changes Tuesday that include converting “men” in the ordinance to “firefighters,” and “he” will become “the Fire Chief.”

For example, the current language, “When answering an alarm of fire, he shall be in complete charge of all officers, men and apparatus” will be “When answering an alarm of fire, the Fire Chief will have complete charge of all officers, firefighters ….
– PUB DATE: 12/11/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: WFMZ-TV 69 News
Source: SEAFC National Fire News

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