Contra Costa County Fire Protection District has hired laid off firefighters from San Jose and Stockton Fire Departments in 2011. Watch a recent video piece from the CCCFPD Fire Chief Daryl Louder and Local 1230 President Vince Wells about how these two fire academies of laid off firefighters has alleviated some mandatory staffing problems and has reduced costs in the training of these firefighters.YouTube Video Link
NEWS RELEASEContra Costa County - JOHN GIOIA (joy-a) - District One - Board of SupervisorsFor more information contact:Terrance Cheung; Chief of Staff, Supervisor John GioiaOffice 510-374-3231 Cell 415-990-2087Vince Wells; President, Contra Costa Firefighters Local 1230Cell 925-768-5374FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 23, 2011 - Contra Costa County Firefighter’s Wage Agreement Expected to Save County MillionsContra Costa County, Calif., Contra Costa County Professional Firefighters Local 1230 voted to ...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContra Costa County Fire Fighters and safety personnel vote for 10% pay cut to keep stations open.Martinez, CA – June 22, 2011 – On June 20 and 21, 2011, the members of the United Professional Firefighters of Contra Costa County, IAFF Local 1230, voted to take a 10% pay reduction to keep fire stations open.In April of 2011, Local 1230 approached the County Board of Supervisors and requested to open negotiations. Local 1230 acknowledged that due to the economic downturn and l...
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