Firefighters In Marion County, Florida Battle A Different Kind Of Fire!

Billboard in Marion County, Fl. asking for help.

Billboard in Marion County, Fl. asking for help.

Firefighters are heated up while battling for an increase of wages.  Professional Firefighters Of Marion County Local 3169, lined the street in front of the County Commission building on Tuesday asking for an increase in wages.

The department has lost over 60 personnel in the past year and still have many positions vacant.   Firefighters are asking for a $2.00 an hour raise for each employee. The Ocala Star Banner has had great coverage of the situation as it continues to develop. A link to their last article has been provided.

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