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Givemeliberty - Quincy Fire Station #6 set to shut down - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
privatized police http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2015/03/03/texas-...
Givemeliberty - Quincy Fire Station #6 set to shut down - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I have thought the same thing specifically for the area affected by station 6. Another option would be privatization I think it would be a tougher sell as most Americans live in their little "only gov can do that" bubble, especially in this town where most wont let anyone but gov workers pick up their trash. But the idea of private fire protection and even police is nothing new and and should at…
pjohnf - Quincy Fire Station #6 set to shut down - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Let's just move to an all volunteer FD, you're paying for it. You get what you pay for so you decide and have the city council accede to your wishes.
pjohnf - Quincy Fire Station #6 set to shut down - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Nice, you attack me personally to get your opinion across. Bodies fight fires not buildings. FF's spend large portions of their shifts away from their stations, doing inspections, hydrant testing, equipment testing and maintenance, public education, training and other duties. Not all fires are down the block from fire stations. In an ideal world Quincy would have more fire stations, more FF's…
pjohnf - Quincy Fire Station #6 set to shut down - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Response time although important, it's not the most important factor for FF safety or public safety. If the FD shows up with inadequate personnel they can't put out the fire or perform victim rescue without putting both victim and FF lives in jeopardy.

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10 months, 2 weeks ago from Blessing Hospital

Group will meet on Tuesday, June 17

The Adults Coping With Grief Support Group will meet on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 from 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. at the Curtis Creek Retirement Living Center which is located at 823 S. 36th Street, in Quincy, IL. The group meets in the Second Floor Library.  Rev. Judith Taylor will facilitate this group. The Blessing Cancer Center cosponsors the group.

This support group focuses on all aspects of grief, loss, and sorrow, trusting life once again and enjoying the present moment with new insights and hope for the future.  It is open to all who have experienced loss recently to cancer or in the last three years.

Those planning to attend this meeting, or who have questions, should contact Rosie Scott, Blessing Cancer Center, 217-223-8400, ext. 7709.


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