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Local 1230 Response to Article Regarding MOFD Fire Chief’s Pay Cut

Moraga Orinda Fire Chief’s offer, not quite the same sacrifice. According to a recent article in the Contra Costa Times, the Moraga Orinda Fire District Fire Chief Stephen Healy will ask the board of directors for a “temporary” 9.5% pay cut to his base salary. The article states that this is the same proposed cut presented as a “last best final” offer to the rank and file firefighters who are members of Firefighters Local 1230. As their lead negotiator and representative, I feel it is important ...
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Over $75,000 Raised for MDA


Wow, wow, wow – we are so excited that Contra Costa County Local 1230 raised over $75,000 for MDA this year!!! Thank you all so much for your hard work coordinating the details, recruiting fire fighters and running around filling the boot for MDA!!!! Do you know that over the last three years you’ve raised over $184,000 for MDA? What does that mean to MDA families?That means that you have provided MDA services for 76 local families which includes a week of summer camp, wheelchair repairs, 4 clin...
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Local Firefighter Helping Project Open Hands of the Special Olympics


A local firefighter as refereeA local Moraga-Orinda firefighter volunteered as a referee at Campolindo High School in Moraga on January 29th, 2011 at "Project Open Hands" of The Special Olympics. A Campolindo High School student helped organized the event. Great work by all! The Special Olympics is a global nonprofit organization targeting the nearly 200 million people round the world who have intellectual disabilities and with a presence in nearly 200 countries worldwide. Special Olympics ...
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