By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh’s fire union president is still inflamed over plans to change the look of some of the city’s firetrucks.READ MORE: Allegheny County Health Director Says Delta Variant Is Fueling Rising Cases, Hospitalizations
Union president Ralph Sicuro said that the city had plans to paint them gray – the same way it’s planning to paint the other vehicles.
However, Mayor Bill Peduto’s office says that was never in the works.READ MORE: 'Itchy Mites:' Preventing Bites And The Itch That Comes With A Mite Bite
Instead, it’s planning to take nine trucks out of service to detail the outside.
The union delivered a letter to Mayor Peduto and the city council on Monday saying it disagrees with any plan to take trucks out of service.
They called it unnecessary.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Temperatures Continue Rising On Thursday
The city says it won’t take any truck out of service for repainting – only for repairs.