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Eight Pittsburgh firefighters promoted

| Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, 11:48 a.m.

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto on Thursday promoted eight firefighters in the department. They are:

• Capt. Daniel Herr to battalion chief with Hazardous Materials Unit 4020

• Lt. Timothy May to captain with Truck Co. No. 30 (Elliott)

• Lt. Mark Rectenwald to captain with Truck Co. No. 14 (Oakland)

• Lt. Mark Gasiorowski to captain with Truck Co. No. 8 (East Liberty)

• Firefighter Matt Hazel to lieutenant with Engine Co. No. 19 (Swisshelm Park)

• Firefighter Jason Batts to lieutenant with Engine Co. No. 28 (Beechview)

• Firefighter Gregory Schanck to lieutenant with Engine Co. No. 12 (Greenfield)

• Firefighter Craig Mahouski to lieutenant, Engine Co. No. 26 (Brookline)

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