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OT not paid to fill Mt. Vernon fire supervisor sick call

As the back and forth between Mount Vernon

As the back and forth between Mount Vernon and its firefighters continue, News 12 has learned a fire supervisor called out sick today but overtime pay was not used to find a replacement. (July 23, 2014 6:06 PM)

As the back and forth between Mount Vernon and its firefighters continue, News 12 has learned a fire supervisor called out sick today but overtime pay was not used to find a replacement.

Instead, a chief at a firehouse 1 ½ miles away was supposed to meet the firefighters at the scene in the event of a fire.

Mayor Ernie Davis alleges that firefighters are abusing their sick time.

"We...

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