More than a hundred Local 112 members show up at hearing.
Bob Decastro KTTV Fox 11
…more than 100 members of the firefighters' union marched to City Hall to protest $54 million in budget cuts.
Dozens of members of United Firefighters of Los Angeles City packed city council chambers, wearing matching white T-shirts and applauding as council members expressed concern over the new fire department plan.
the city maven estimates 150 firefighters.
Article includes extensive quote from Pat McOsker, president of United Firefighters of Los Angeles City / IAFF Local 112:
UFLAC Launches Facebook and Twitter Accounts.
In order to increase the level of communications between the Executive Board and the membership, UFLAC has launched both a Twitter account and a Facebook page.
The Twitter page is found http://www.twitter.com/uflac , and Facebook page is found at The United Firefighter of Los Angeles City, IAFF Local 112.
Please add UFLAC to your list of accounts and encourage other members to do the same. We will be adding links to these features directly from our website; http://www.uflac.org , in the near future.
– Adam VanGerpen. Editor, The Los Angeles Firefighter
Mike "FossilMedic" Ward
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