Memo: Cal Fire could serve five citie...

Memo: Cal Fire could serve five cities for a 'staggering' savings

There are 1 comment on the Santa Cruz Sentinel story from Feb 11, 2011, titled Memo: Cal Fire could serve five cities for a 'staggering' savings. In it, Santa Cruz Sentinel reports that:

The state forestry department can provide fire services to Redwood City, San Carlos, Belmont, San Mateo and Foster City for a little more than half what the cities spend combined, according to San Mateo County officials.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Santa Cruz Sentinel.

James Cochran

San Francisco, CA

#1 Feb 11, 2011
This should have been done long ago. Cal-Fire is an efficient first class operation.

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection is also the largest full service all risk fire department in the Western United States and operates more fire stations year round than do the New York (FDNY), Los Angeles (LAFD), and Chicago (CFD) fire departments combined.

There are economies of scale that boggle the mind and their training program is recognized as the best in the nation.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Redwood City Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
sexy vdo grup 15 hr miln17 1
Love and Marriage Sep 30 Raz 1
Review: Cheap Movers In Redwood City Aug '15 nita singler 1
News Abortion Harvesting Scandal: Aborted Baby Organ... Jul '15 soylent green is ... 1
News The Carvery in Downtown Livermore Closes (Nov '13) Jul '15 Ssophiiee 9
Garage Sale 1220 Fernside Saturday 7/25 8:00am Jul '15 jmcdonald 1
Catalytic Converter Theft. Toyota Truck/SUV own... (May '07) Jul '15 addaproducts 954
More from around the web

Personal Finance

Redwood City Mortgages