Mayor Pedro Segarra has fired Andrew Jaffee, the head of emergency services and telecommunications, saying he’s not satisfied with the leadership of the department and its response to the community.
“I’m not happy with the level of services,” Segarra said Thursday. “As mayor I made a decision that I need to make a change and I think this change will be to the benefit of the community.”
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Here’s some video from the press conference this afternoon: