Changes at Fire Station 3 in north Ch...

Changes at Fire Station 3 in north Chico scrutinized

There are 2 comments on the Chico Enterprise-Record story from Jul 20, 2013, titled Changes at Fire Station 3 in north Chico scrutinized. In it, Chico Enterprise-Record reports that:

City Manager Brian Nakamura acknowledged staffing reductions at Station 3 will likely result in delays in service from the Chico Fire Department, but he said that with a $4.8 million budget deficit, difficult decisions need to be made.

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taxpayer 2

Redding, CA

#1 Jul 20, 2013
Am I the only one who knows there is a county fire station just south of lassen/Cohasset.

I would hope the guy in charge of fire safety would be aware of that.

Gee maybe they could respond to an emergency at the airport. I think its called mutual aid.

No wonder our city is in a mess its run by idiots.

Oh wait but it doesn't scare enough people if you have coverage, and their agenda is to scare the public and get more money. If only they would do the job they are supposed to. Leave the financials to our city manager and the two council members who get it.
Taxpayer 2

Redding, CA

#2 Jul 20, 2013
taxpayer 2 wrote:
Am I the only one who knows there is a county fire station just south of lassen/Cohasset.
I would hope the guy in charge of fire safety would be aware of that.
Gee maybe they could respond to an emergency at the airport. I think its called mutual aid.
No wonder our city is in a mess its run by idiots.
Oh wait but it doesn't scare enough people if you have coverage, and their agenda is to scare the public and get more money. If only they would do the job they are supposed to. Leave the financials to our city manager and the two council members who get it.
Good points!!

So if they are saving $2500 a day, I would guess it must cost at least $3000 to fully staff?

And we have 6 stations?

$18000 a day to have fire protection??

Not to mention the overhead, inspector etc.

No wonder the city is broke, we gotta look at cal fire!!

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