Fire Department

Against a backdrop of firefighters celebrating promotions and the Board of Aldermen noting Veterans Day remembrances, board members heard at their Nov. 9 meeting accusations that the city had discriminated against Iraq veteran Sean O’Brien by not putting him at the top of the city’s reserve firefighter force list earlier this year. The full exchange […]


The Board of Aldermen met Oct. 28. The full video is available here. In addition to approving a resolution supporting the DREAM Act, the board debated how to handle the non-response to questions regarding the reserve firefighter list.