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Champaign/Urbana FDs

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  • Champaign/Urbana FDs

    Anyone know any scuttlebutt when these two might be testing again?

  • #2
    The last I heard, Urbana might have a test in November.

    * this is just a rumor and the city has not said anything yet so take it however you may.


    • #3
      I heard that bloomington is accepting laterals, I dont know if that helps you or not, but thats all that ive heard.


      • #4
        For what it's worth, here's the scoop on Bloomington:
        Fire Fighter Applications Suspended

        The City of Bloomington hiring process for Fire Fighters has been suspended until a new process is developed in compliance with the changes made with Public Act 097-0251.

        Wonder what they need to bring into compliance?


        • #5
          Originally posted by FyrnResQ View Post
          For what it's worth, here's the scoop on Bloomington:

          Wonder what they need to bring into compliance?
          Check this out: http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/publ...F/097-0251.pdf

          I can see why they suspended the process. It appears that there are many changes that will affect departments and districts across the state.


          • #6

            BFD's process was suspended because they maintained 2 lists, lateral and initial. It is my understanding that the state act now requires one list and one list only. The scuttlebutt I hear is that a new testing process should be rolled out late this year or early next


            • #7
              Last edited by firemedic5566; 12-09-2011, 12:14 PM.


              • #8
                why would you not recommend Bloomington?


                • #9
                  Last edited by firemedic5566; 12-09-2011, 12:14 PM.


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