Ohio EMS, fire agency trustees hire 12 new employees

Mad River Twp. Fire and EMS lost 12 experienced employees this week following the announcement that no changes in fire leadership were going to take place


Parker Perry
Springfield News-Sun, Ohio

MORNING SUN, Ohio — Twelve hires were made by the Mad River Twp. trustees Friday morning during a special meeting and the trustees voted to give every employee at the firehouse a $1-an-hour raise.

Mad River Twp. Fire and EMS lost 12 experienced employees Monday and Tuesday this week to a mass exodus following the announcement that no changes in fire leadership were going to take place.

(Photo/ Enon-Mad River Township Fire and EMS)
(Photo/ Enon-Mad River Township Fire and EMS)

The trustees met during a special meeting called to discuss personnel and compensation. They called the meeting to order at around 7:40 a.m. and promptly went into executive session.

The executive session lasted about 40 minutes before the trustees reentered the meeting and voted to approve 12 applications.

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