Akron Firefighters Laid Off After Graduating Training Course

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AKRON, OH (WOIO) - 19 Action News has learned that 38 firefighters have been laid off in the Akron area.

The pink-slipped firefighters were all new recruits who had just graduated from training and were among the new recruitment class.

According to the Mayor's office, the firefighters union made no offers or concessions.

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