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Portland Fire & Rescue's Black Firefighters Discuss Their Careers for Black History Month

In these two videos we find out why these firefighters picked this career paths and what Black History Month means to them

In this video, some of Portland Fire & Rescue's Black firefighters discuss why they picked the fire service for their career.

Fire Chief Sara Boone, Portland Fire & Rescue's first Black fire chief, discusses what Black History Month means to her.