Fort Wayne Fire Department To Hire 15 New Firefighters (VIDEO)

By Emma Koch

July 8, 2013 Updated Jan 9, 2014 at 8:13 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) -- After several years, the Fort Wayne Fire Department is hiring 15 new employees.

A news conference was held Monday where Mayor Tom Henry, members of city council, neighborhood leaders, members of the Fiscal Policy Group and Chief Amy Biggs announced a new fire academy class will b held.

We will have more on this on 21Alive tonight at 5 p.m.

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