Listen: Fitzgerald, Hudson Yards And President discussed on WCBS Programming
"You're never more than fifteen minutes from the big stories on WCBS. Good evening. I'm Chad lecture. Great thanks to nod. Eight fifteen one at FBI agent is wounded in street gun battle in Brooklyn two suspects. In custody agent is in stable condition with a shoulder wound to the police are hunting for the man carjacked a car in Brooklyn with three kids inside there. Okay. But their parents could face charges for leaving them alone and a running car and three President Trump says White House chief of staff John Kelly will leave his job at the end of the year. The president says that announcement about a replacement will be coming in the next day or two and F D N Y unionist abandoning a new firehouse for the Hudson yards development in midtown west citing traffic, nightmares and other safety concerns it promises residential skyscrapers and outdoor observation deck, but as of right now there's a fire at Hudson yards. There's not a fire station close by says, the president of the uniform Firemen's association, Gerard, FitzGerald. We're not going to be able to get there in a in a normal amount of time. If we are able to get there. That leaves other parts of the city unprotected FitzGerald says there used to be a fire station there, but it closed after the area became more desolate now that it's being built back up again with call volume going up every year he thinks it's needed. You got the the Lincoln tunnel. A little bit north Holland tunnel, south Penn station, Naci par away. That's where the fire units are covered. From traffic is a is a huge problem in that area. Already. Fitzgerald says he's been ignored by the F D N Y who did issue. A statement saying a study conducted the area concluded more fire any MS resources would be needed. Fitzgerald told me he ran a test of how long it would take to get from the nearest firehouse to Hudson yards on a weekday at two in the afternoon. It took nine minutes MAC, Rosenberg WCBS NewsRadio. Eight eight yards set to open next year is the country's largest private real estate development ever. Judge may soon decide whether to free a homeless banned from Philadelphia who allegedly schemed with a New Jersey coupled a scam. Go fund me donors out of more than four hundred thousand dollars. Johnny Bobbitt made his first quarter appearance in the matter on Friday Berlinde county. Prosecutors are good. He should remain jailed until his trial while his public defender is seeking Bobbitt's release. The judge could make a decision on Tuesday come."