KCK Fire Fighters Protest Working Conditions & Leadership

Locals like to talk a lot about support for 1st responders and here's a chance to prove it.

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"The working conditions in the fire department drastically need to improve right now. There's been a number of issues of dishonesty, to the members, to the public, to the city leaders. Hostile working conditions, retaliations, and even the threat of violence. These policies are causing us issues," J.J. Simran, President of IAFF Local 64, said.

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Kansas City, Kansas, firefighters protest department leadership

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Kansas City, Kansas, firefighters stepped out of their stations to picket department leadership Tuesday morning. It comes after the International Association of Fire Fighters Local 64 passed a "vote of no confidence" in First Deputy Chief Jack Andrade last month.

Kansas City, Kansas, fire union protests working conditions, public safety

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Members of the Kansas City, Kansas, Fire Department union protested outside of the department's headquarters on Tuesday morning. Local 64 members protested against what they call poor working conditions and against the department's leadership. The move came as the union submitted a vote of no confidence against Deputy Chief Jack Andrade.

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