New Hires—An Explanation

Prior to February 1, 2016, our department had an all-volunteer staff. We now have two paid employees—each of whom is a firefighter and an advanced emergency medical technician. Given that our community’s voters recently twice-denied our fire district’s trustees’ requests to raise property tax levies to be able to afford hiring fire station staff, we want to explain how we are now able to pay wages … Continue reading New Hires—An Explanation