Raleigh Fire Chief John McGrath says he'd rather secure raises for his firefighters than ask city leaders for more workers and equipment in the upcoming budget. City leaders are expected to consider his proposal before adopting a budget for the fi Andy Specht aspecht@newsobserver.com
Raleigh Fire Chief John McGrath says he'd rather secure raises for his firefighters than ask city leaders for more workers and equipment in the upcoming budget. City leaders are expected to consider his proposal before adopting a budget for the fi Andy Specht aspecht@newsobserver.com

Raleigh fire chief seeks raises instead of new staff

April 05, 2017 04:37 PM

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