SJFD Says Greener Fire Station Design Hampers San Jose Response Times
Person Killed, Fire Station Struck In East Oakland ShootingA person was killed and a nearby fire station was hit by gunfire during a shooting in East Oakland Tuesday night.
Stray Bullets Hit Oakland Fire Station WindowA round of gunfire struck a window at an East Oakland fire station Friday afternoon.
Cash-Strapped CoCo County Fire Departments Weigh Ballot Options, Station ClosuresSkyrocketing pension costs and slumping property tax revenues could send Contra Costa County firefighters to the ballot box to help keep their stations open.
Oakland To Start Rotating Fire Station ClosuresThe plan calls for two Oakland fire companies to be browned out in three day rotations.
East CoCo County Approves 3 Fire Station Closures, LayoffsThe East Contra Costa Fire District will close half of its stations and lose 15 of its firefighters next month on the heels of last week’s failed ballot Measure S, the district’s fire chief said Wednesday.
SF Mayor Touts Fire Station And Park Improvements As Jobs EnginePlans to fix 18 aging fire stations and spruce up a dozen parks and playgrounds around the city should provide a much needed lift for the construction industry, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said Tuesday.
Alamo Homeowner Leads Fight Against New Fire StationFire stations are welcomed in most communities because they represent protection and safety. In the Contra Costa County town of Alamo, at least one resident is trying to prevent a new station from being built.
Suspected DUI Driver Plows Into San Mateo Fire StationAn Oakland woman who crashed her SUV into a San Mateo fire station on Monday night has been arrested for driving under the influence and child endangerment