Archive for October 16th, 2011

LETTER: Regarding Questions about ECFR Volunteer Fire Fighter Training

October 16, 2011

East County Fire & Rescue Fire Fighters logged 5,377 training hours in FY2010.  This included national standard classes on Fire Fighter I & II; Hazardous Materials response & Incident Command; Incident Safety Officer, Instructor; and several Wildland firefighting disciplines.  There are State certifications for Emergency Driving, There were in-house academies on Strategy & Tactics, Pump Operation...
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LETTER: Be Informed about Upcoming ECFR Commissioner Elections

October 16, 2011

I retired from ECFR in 2008 after serving our rural community as a volunteer firefighter since 1977.  During that time I saw many improvements in Fire District 9.  The merger with Fire District 1 in 2006 created East County Fire & Rescue. Not only did that add many volunteers, it raised the Board of...
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