Layoffs would not occur until June 30.
Tade said he was frustrated with not making more progress on cultural issues that led to lawsuits.
A second year where the event had coarse humor and sexual innuendoes.
Rotating fire company blackout in New Bedford ends in March with a firehouse closing.
Firefighters meet to address the possibility of layoffs as a federal staffing grant is scheduled to end in June.
A fatal fire in Prince George’s County has the union calling attention to volunteer staffing.