CalFire may not continue beyond 6/30/2013. The backstory is still quiet.
Half Moon Bay Review/Mark Noack, 5/3/12. "Split board looks beyond CalFire."
|Coastside Fire District, Half Moon Bay|
Meanwhile, the board majority declined to sign a new contract with CalFire, and the state fire agency exercised its option to extend the contract one year — to June 30, 2013. At that time the state agency would hand over operations to some other organization.
...Citing ongoing frustration from working with a large state bureaucracy, Mackintosh said after the meeting that the Coastside would see better fire protection and long-term savings if it went back to local staffing. He declined to point out any specific problems with the services provided by CalFire." Read Article.
Posted by Kathy Meeh