Fire Chief » Funding http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:16:31 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 Ohio city, union trying to avoid firefighter layoffs http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/28/ohio-city-union-trying-to-avoid-firefighter-layoffs/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/28/ohio-city-union-trying-to-avoid-firefighter-layoffs/#comments Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:35:56 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/28/ohio-city-union-trying-to-avoid-firefighter-layoffs/
Fifteen positions will be cut — 11 layoffs and four unfilled retirements — if a deal is not reached before Aug. 16
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Will outsourced firefighting work? http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/24/will-outsourced-firefighting-work/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/24/will-outsourced-firefighting-work/#comments Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:22:35 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=2248
The financial pressures weighing on municipalities will make outsourced fire service more appealing; we need to be in front of the issue.
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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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Vote vs appoint: How to pick a fire chief http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/09/volunteer-firefighters-vote-chiefs/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/09/volunteer-firefighters-vote-chiefs/#comments Fri, 09 May 2014 06:00:28 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1659
Some volunteer fire departments appoint chiefs, while others vote — and we want to know which works best.
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Detroit plan calls for investing millions in fire department, EMS http://www.firechief.com/2014/03/01/detroit-plan-calls-investing-millions-fire-department-ems/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/03/01/detroit-plan-calls-investing-millions-fire-department-ems/#comments Sun, 02 Mar 2014 00:46:46 +0000 http://www.firechiefnation.com/?p=171
The plan calls for spending $82 million on fleet and facilities between now and 2018.
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