8/21/2013

Detroit officials plan to hire about 100 more firefighters and buy additional ambulances to ensure the city can meet industry standard response times. The number of firefighters has dropped from 1,027 to 796 since 2011 and "[i]f we have multiple fires at once time, there's a chance we may not make it to one," local union president Dan McNamara said.

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