NOFD Will Hire 63 New Firefighters Over Three Years Thanks to Federal Grant

The New Orleans Fire Department, with assistance from New Orleans Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (NOHSEP), has received a FEMA grant worth $15.9 million to hire 63 full-time firefighter positions over a three-year period, announced Mayor LaToya Cantrell announced Tuesday (Sept. 8). The Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response...