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CalFire – more expensive and less efficient

Did I hear correctly? It’s early August and already the worst fire season since they started keeping records in the ’30s?

Thank you, CalFire. Thank you for eliminating volunteer fire departments, virtually statewide.

Thank you for mandating 10 of 12 districts in Nevada County out of existence. Thank you for being more expensive and less efficient.



Thank you for putting politics ahead of protection. Thank you for declaring yourselves “peace officers” and carrying firearms.

And thank you for two months of choking smoke.




Big improvement over the old CDF of years past.

Michael McGowen

Nevada City


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