11 fire department positions to be cut in NJ city
The jobs, which are vacant because of recent retirements, will be deleted from the city payroll and can't be refilled
By Deena Yellin
The Herald News
CLIFTON, N.J. — The City Council will slash 22 jobs — 10 officers' positions in both the police and fire departments and one lieutenant in each — in order to comply with a reduced tax-increase limit recently imposed by the state.
The jobs, which are vacant because of recent retirements, will be deleted from the city payroll and can't be refilled, said city officials.
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