FDNY ban on new hires continues

The FDNY ban on hiring new firefighters will continue until the city agrees to court-imposed hiring methods.A federal judge placed the order after criticizing the

THE BRONX - The FDNY ban on hiring new firefighters will continue until the city agrees to court-imposed hiring methods.

A federal judge placed the order after criticizing the department's handling of a discrimination lawsuit in August.

The city was also ordered to create a new FDNY entrance exam.

FDNY hiring freeze to be continued

NY judge halts fire department hiring

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