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Electric City Fire Department still exists


Following the firing of former fire chief Mark Payne last week, the other members of the Electric City Fire Department are still there and plan to stay there.

“As of right now, we’re going to ride it out and see where it goes,” said Assistant Chief Gary Roscoe. “It’s our department, and we don’t want to disband. Most of us are hoping there’s a new mayor and some changes so we aren’t fighting this constantly. As volunteers, it’s hard to volunteer if they’re constantly pushing you out the door.”

“The Mayor and myself will work with the remaining members of the dept. to...

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