More training, more regulations, tougher fires to fight put too much pressure on part-timers
The growing trend to full-time fire chiefs
Mike Anchor, the new full-time Lawrence Fire Chief is pictured Thursday with one of the department's pumper trucks.
Posted: Sunday, June 8, 2014 6:00 am
Updated: 10:27 am, Mon Jun 9, 2014.
HARTFORD - Economic and revenue trends are pushing local governments deeper into frugality.
However, many Southwest Michigan communities are spending more money for full-time fire chiefs after decades of operating with part-time leadership.
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Sunday, June 8, 2014 6:00 am.
Updated: 10:27 am.