Fire department gives promotions to 122

April 4, 2008 3:03:15 PM PDT
More than 100 members of the Chicago Fire Department got promotions Friday.

At a ceremony at the South Shore Cultural Center Friday morning, 122 uniformed members of the department received their new assignments.

Fire Commissioner Ray Orozco and the department's command staff were on hand for the event.

Sixty-nine of the firefighters were promoted to the rank of engineer.