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Volunteer-only staffing a ‘potentially deadly gamble’

Aug. 5, 2014, Halifax - The City of Halifax is “playing Russian roulette” by manning some municipal stations with volunteers only and moving full-time firefighters around to close off staffing gaps, say two area residents who have been involved with the service for decades. The Chronicle Herald reports.

August 5, 2014
By The Chronicle Herald

Aug. 5, 2014, Halifax – The City of Halifax is “playing Russian roulette” by manning some municipal
stations with volunteers only and moving full-time firefighters around
to close off staffing gaps, say two area residents who have been
involved with the service for decades. The Chronicle Herald reports. | READ MORE