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City allays Activa explosion fears
They still don’t know what caused the Activa Avenue explosion, but they know what didn’t cause it.
Five more years for Kitchener Fire 24-hour shift pilot
In 2010, the Kitchener Fire department launched a pilot program that saw firefighters working 24-hour shifts. After positive results that brought down sick days, the program has been extended for another five years, according to fire chief Tim Beckett.
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Thursday, April, 10, 2014 - 5:05:53 AM
Making K’nexions "[...] March 27 – Kitchener: Making K’nexions [...]"
Comment by NEM Newsroom | National Engineering Month Ontario
Sunday, April, 06, 2014 - 8:08:53 PM
Travelling the same old road "Explain to me again why we couldn't just widen the existing highway 7? Make it 5 lanes, with safe access to the greenhouse businesses, and a new entrance by way of Wellington St and Bingeman Centre Rd. Then a new hwy wouldn't be needed for a genera"
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Sunday, April, 06, 2014 - 1:01:22 PM
Big Music Fest creates council division "[...] I saw some of it first hand via Rogers TV and read about it in this morning’s Waterloo Region Record and on CBC’s local station. And this week’s Kitchener Post. [...]"
Comment by Why all the fuss at City Council about Big Music Fest? | James Howe
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Lack of discussion about regionalized fire service
Fear of losing control is the main reason there is a lack of political will to discuss regionalizing fire services, despite recent calls from the Kitchener Firefighters Association to discuss the matter, according to Kitchener regional councillor Geoff Lorentz.
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Fire services face cost crunch
Part one in a series on firefighting in Kitchener: Fighting fires is an expensive business, but how does Kitchener compare to its neighbours?
Firefighters make up half of city's sunshine list
Half of the people who made over $100,000 at the City of Kitchener last year were members of the Kitchener Fire Department.
 
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