Fire Chief » Fire station http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Thu, 22 Jan 2015 02:25:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 Voters douse 3rd proposal for new Mass. firehouse http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/27/voters-douse-3rd-proposal-for-new-mass-firehouse/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/27/voters-douse-3rd-proposal-for-new-mass-firehouse/#comments Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:21:54 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/27/voters-douse-3rd-proposal-for-new-mass-firehouse/
The fire department was seeking to build a new, expanded fire station, and permission from voters to sell two fire district lots to keep the cost at or under $17.7 million
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Fire chief: Ohio fire station may close if levy fails http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/16/fire-chief-ohio-fire-station-may-close-if-levy-fails/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/16/fire-chief-ohio-fire-station-may-close-if-levy-fails/#comments Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:18:57 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/16/fire-chief-ohio-fire-station-may-close-if-levy-fails/
The chief said that if voters reject the levy, the department would lay off firefighters and possibly close one of its four fire stations
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Ohio fire station closing for floor repairs http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/08/ohio-fire-station-closing-for-floor-repairs/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/08/ohio-fire-station-closing-for-floor-repairs/#comments Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:39:40 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/08/ohio-fire-station-closing-for-floor-repairs/
The station will close for five days and crews at the station will be relocated for the same duration
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Ohio fire station temporarily closed for floor repairs http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/08/ohio-fire-station-temporarily-closed-for-floor-repairs/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/08/ohio-fire-station-temporarily-closed-for-floor-repairs/#comments Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:39:40 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/08/ohio-fire-station-temporarily-closed-for-floor-repairs/
The station will close for five days and crews at the station will be relocated for the same duration
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Mold infestation evicts S.F. firefighters from station http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/07/mold-infestation-evicts-s-f-firefighters-from-station/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/07/mold-infestation-evicts-s-f-firefighters-from-station/#comments Tue, 07 Oct 2014 11:04:07 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/07/mold-infestation-evicts-s-f-firefighters-from-station/
The firefighters are currently working out of a cinderblock training center and sleeping in a classroom; the situation could last four more years
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20 LEED elements used at innovative Va. fire station http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/09/20-leed-elements-used-at-innovative-va-fire-station/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/09/20-leed-elements-used-at-innovative-va-fire-station/#comments Wed, 09 Jul 2014 19:05:20 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/09/20-leed-elements-used-at-innovative-va-fire-station/
Charlottesville fire station uses innovative technologies to minimize its carbon footprint
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Fire district votes no for second time on new station http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/03/fire-district-votes-no-for-second-time-on-new-station/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/03/fire-district-votes-no-for-second-time-on-new-station/#comments Thu, 03 Jul 2014 11:37:27 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/03/fire-district-votes-no-for-second-time-on-new-station/ Fire officials are unsure what their next move will be; problems of the nearly 50-year-old existing station needs to be addressed]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/03/fire-district-votes-no-for-second-time-on-new-station/feed/ 0 Former firefighter charges city with deliberately delaying fire station build http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/19/former-firefighter-charges-city-deliberately-delaying-fire-station-build/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/19/former-firefighter-charges-city-deliberately-delaying-fire-station-build/#comments Mon, 19 May 2014 20:36:06 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1790
Despite a 2008 voter-approved bond, ground has never been broken for the new fire station.
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Fire chief asks for another station, says crews can’t keep up http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/08/fire-chief-asks-another-station-says-crews-cant-keep/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/08/fire-chief-asks-another-station-says-crews-cant-keep/#comments Thu, 08 May 2014 18:27:11 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1656
Fire Chief Stephen Kovalcik is asking the city to pay for a seventh fire station; he said sometimes it takes up to nine minutes for his crews to get to emergencies.
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Former battalion chief admits setting fire in Calif. station http://www.firechief.com/2014/04/16/former-battalion-chief-admits-setting-fire-calif-station/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/04/16/former-battalion-chief-admits-setting-fire-calif-station/#comments Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:51:54 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1356
Marcel Melanson, 38, was accused of stealing valuable city-owned radio equipment, then setting a fire to cover up the theft.
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