Firefighters Wanted: Godfrey Department Looking to HireThe Godfrey Fire Department is looking for volunteers to assist with short staffing and an increase in emergency calls.
St. Louis County Municipalities Consider Joint Fire DepartmentsBrentwood, Clayton, Maplewood, Rock Hill and Richmond Heights are considering administrative consolidation through a Joint Fire Command Staff Structure.
Powerball Winner Buys a Fire Station For His TownThe building is energy-efficient and has living quarters so it can be manned 24 hours a day.
STL Voters Deliberate to Keep, Phase Out Earnings TaxAbout thirty percent of registered voters in the city are expected to show up at the polls and vote.
Aging St. Louis Ambulance Fleet Faces Uncertain FutureFunds from Proposition F on the April ballot would pay for seven new ambulances.
Some STL County Fire Depts. Fail Required Response TimeBetter Together says the work of 43 different fire departments poses a "significant risk to the region."
Expert: St. Louis Police Need Money More Than Fire Dept.Rosenfeld told the Aldermanic Public Safety Committee the city has too many firemen sitting around waiting for a fire, when police are overworked.
Another Violent Weekend in St. LouisAnother St. Louis Homicide - Three Injured in Separate Shootings - St. Louis Police Dodge Bullets - Arson Investigation Underway
Rejected Bond Issue May Hurt St. Louis Fire DepartmentThe St. Louis Fire Chief is disappointed that city voters rejected a $180 million bond issue on Tuesday, which included $40 million for the fire department.
$180 Million Bond Issue- St. Louis Fire Dept Wants UpgradesTuesday's vote could give the St. Louis Fire Department $40 million if the issue gets two-thirds of the votes.
St. Louis Fire Capt: Drones Would Help Save LivesSt. Louis Fire Department Capt. Gregg Favre says a drone would be able to get on the scene of a reported body in the water in minutes.
Short-Staffed University City Has to Briefly Close Fire StationThe city says a combination of vacation time and people calling in sick caused the short-staffing issue, but as soon as they realized there was a problem they called in more personnel on overtime.