MOUNT VERNON — Mount Vernon Fire Chief Shawn Christy has resigned.

According to Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Mavis, Christy handed in his resignation last Friday, Aug. 19, and it has been accepted by city administration effective immediately.

The News will continue to report on Christy’s resignation and the details of the separation agreement as they become available.

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