Florence County files lawsuit against West Florence Fire District

Florence County Council voted two weeks ago to pursue legal action against the West Florence Fire District, in a 5 - 3 vote calling it illegal.
Florence County Council voted two weeks ago to pursue legal action against the West Florence Fire District, in a 5 - 3 vote calling it illegal.

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Florence County filed a lawsuit against the West Florence Fire District and Attorney General saying that the fire district is illegal, according to Florence County Chairman James Schofield.

West Florence Fire District hired Jay Jordan and John Nichols Monday to defend the district against the lawsuit.

Listed on the lawsuit were the five elected members of the West Florence Fire District.

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