Union president: Mount Vernon's fire department understaffed, unable to respond to all calls

Neighboring fire departments are accusing Mount Vernon of

Neighboring fire departments are accusing Mount Vernon of failing to staff enough firefighters to handle the area's workload. (July 21, 2014 5:41 PM)

Neighboring fire departments are accusing Mount Vernon of failing to staff enough firefighters to handle the area's workload. 

Firefighters from different areas are supposed to help each other out under extraordinary circumstances under a mutual aid policy.

Mount Vernon's union president admits his department could not respond to a June fire on Post Street in Yonkers because the...

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