"WAY TO GO CITY HALL! It’s confirmed, the 2013 proposed budget is up on the City of Racine’s website. City of Racine.
Budget numbers and documentation show that they want to close a
station. The number of calls are up that the Racine Fire Department
responds to. Data shows the amount of calls is up 4.5% and that aprox
16% of calls can take over 8 minutes to respond to.
Page 10 reflects that they are planning on closing a fire station and
that 3 firefighter positions will be eliminated from city services."
Read more: http://racineuncovered.org/2012/10/city-hall-to-close-a-fire-station-and-eliminate-3-positions-from-rfd/
When they said "belt-tightening," you didn't think they meant at City Hall, did you?
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