Youngstown Fire Department adds 4 new firefighters

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Youngstown has four new firefighters who were sworn-in Tuesday morning at the downtown fire station.

Most of the salary and benefits for the new hires will be provided over the next three years through a federal grant.

The department now has a staff of 127.

April Edwards was also promoted to chief fire inspector on Tuesday.

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