Jersey City Fire Department
Jersey City officials released new 911 calls Wednesday that showed the sheer panic as flames and smoke swept through a home – in a fire that left four people dead.
Firefighters from across the region, some from as far away as Canada, lined the streets Friday for the funeral of Capt. Gregory Barnas in Wallington.
Capt. Gregory Barnas, a 25-year veteran firefighter, was found unconscious as the Wallington Fire Department was fighting a fire at the Akaska Japanese restaurant.
Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop’s ordinance will be introduced during a hearing on Wednesday. He said the merger would cut costs and streamline services.
The new protocols call for any vacant or abandoned building that is unoccupied for six months or longer to adhere to new board up guidelines put forth by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
It’s perfectly legal, but to some, big pension payouts to public employees are outrageous and unaffordable, and they’re only growing.
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) – New Jersey’s second largest city will swear in its first African-American fire chief on Friday. Darren Rivers will be the Jersey City Fire Department’s 17th chief since the department began […]