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Houston Fire Department Wants to Increase Fees

Houston Fire Department Wants to Increase Fees

If you live within the city of Houston and call 911 for a minor medical emergency, the fire department will show up and handle the situation. So long as the patient is in no immediate danger and alert enough to make medical decisions, they’ll leave. As taxpayers, many...
Houston Firefighters Deliver Petitions

Houston Firefighters Deliver Petitions

This morning members of the Houston Professional Firefighters Association stood on the steps of City Hall flanked by boxes of citizen signed petitions they say are more than enough to ensure ballot placement this fall for pay parity between their department and the...
Arson Bureau Burning Money

Arson Bureau Burning Money

Over the years, arson investigations in Houston have, thankfully, declined. But, as the number of arsons dramatically dropped, the number of full-time employees in Houston Fire Department’s Fire Investigation Division have stubbornly remained relatively unchanged....