City Councilman Steve Jennings is gradually coming forth as the leader on the Council for reducing the size of the Fire Department. That is the agenda, hidden or otherwise, and Mr. Jennings this week said his colleagues don't share his willingness to lay off workers and he thought the proposal by the City Manager to cut and demote was too mild.
All of this could be good cop, bad cop, orchestrated by the maestro, downstate labor shark Terry O'Neill,
Mr. Jennings was originally the chosen candidate for interests wanting to pare the FD, but while he was not elected Mayor, he is the most strident in his views on Firemen.
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