Bryan City Council Approves New Agreement With Firefighters

Image from the Bryan fire department's Twitter page.
Image from the Bryan fire department's Twitter page.

The president of the Bryan firefighters association spoke at Tuesday night’s city council meeting before the council unanimously approved an amended agreement.

Daniel Buford says they have issues to discuss for the next agreement involving “a lot of public safety concerns regarding firefighter retention, staffing, and benefits.”

Buford also thanked city staff for their good faith effort reaching the agreement.

No one on the council or city staff commented about the amendment that allows the new fire chief to create the position of deputy chief and appoint two assistant chiefs.

Click HERE to read and download background information from the October 12, 2021 Bryan city council meeting.

Click HERE to read and download the amended section adding a deputy fire chief and two assistant fire chiefs.

Click HERE to read and download the 2021-2022 agreement between the city of Bryan and the Bryan firefighters association.

Click below for comments from Daniel Buford during the October 12, 2021 Bryan city council meeting.