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Yonkers firefighters rally against proposed budget cuts at (Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Yonkers firefighters rally against proposed budget cuts at Engine 303 in Yonkers. Mayor Mike Spano, in an effort to pare down the city's growing deficit, has proposed closing the firehouse. (June 5, 2012)

Firefighters protest Yonkers budget cuts

Yonkers firefighters and their supporters staged a rally against proposed budget cuts at Engine 303 in Yonkers. Mayor Mike Spano has threatened to close the firehouse, which is in one of the most densely populated neighborhoods in Westchester County. (June 5, 2012)

Tom Halpin, a firefighter with Engine 303, attends
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Tom Halpin, a firefighter with Engine 303, attends a rally against proposed budget cuts at his Yonkers firehouse. Mayor Mike Spano, in an effort to pare down the city's growing deficit, has proposed closing the firehouse. (June 5, 2012)

Firefighter Jeff Campion, a 23-year veteran of Engine
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Firefighter Jeff Campion, a 23-year veteran of Engine 303, speaks at a rally against proposed budget cuts to Engine 303 in Yonkers. Mayor Mike Spano has proposed shuttering this firehouse, in one of the most densely populated neighborhoods in Westchester County. (June 5, 2012)

Yonkers firefighters, with support from the community, stage
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Yonkers firefighters, with support from the community, stage a rally against proposed budget cuts at Engine 303 in Yonkers. (June 5, 2012)

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Yonkers firefighters rally against proposed budget cuts at
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Yonkers firefighters rally against proposed budget cuts at Engine 303 in Yonkers. Mayor Mike Spano, in an effort to pare down the city's growing deficit, has proposed closing the firehouse. (June 5, 2012)

Yonkers firefighters demonstrate against proposed budget cuts at
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Yonkers firefighters demonstrate against proposed budget cuts at Engine 303 in Yonkers. Mayor Mike Spano, in an effort to pare down the city's growing deficit, has proposed closing the firehouse. (June 5, 2012)

Engine 303 Capt. Ed Navedo speaks at a
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Engine 303 Capt. Ed Navedo speaks at a rally against the city's proposed budget cuts at his Yonkers firehouse. (June 5, 2012)

Children from Queens Daughter Day Care Center attend
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Children from Queens Daughter Day Care Center attend a protest in support of their local firehouse, Engine 303 in Yonkers. Mayor Mike Spano has threatened to close the firehouse, which is in one of the most densely populated neighborhoods in Westchester County. (June 5, 2012)

Children from Queens Daughter Day Care Center attend
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Children from Queens Daughter Day Care Center attend a protest in support of their local firehouse, Engine 303 in Yonkers. Mayor Mike Spano has proposed closing the firehouse in a budget-cutting move. (June 5, 2012)

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Yonkers firefighters rally against proposed budget cuts at
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Yonkers firefighters rally against proposed budget cuts at Engine 303 in Yonkers. Mayor Mike Spano, in an effort to pare down the city's growing deficit, has proposed closing the firehouse. (June 5, 2012)

Carol Jones speaks at a rally in support
(Credit: Nancy Siesel)

Carol Jones speaks at a rally in support of Yonkers firefighters, who are protesting proposed budget cuts at Engine 303 in Yonkers. Jones lives in Frank Travis House, which is dedicated to a retired firefighter. Mayor Mike Spano, in an effort to pare down the city's growing deficit, has proposed closing the firehouse. (June 5, 2012)

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