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Art "Chief Reason" Goodrich posted a blog post

This Will Be IT For Me

Well, another election is over.Here in Illinois, fire district board of trustees members for those fire districts that elect their boards are elected on the odd numbered years known as Consolidated Elections.Yesterday, April 7, 2015, I was again re-elected to a 6-year term as our fire district’s board member.Campaigning for office is a very convoluted but necessary process in order to hold a public office. The political process can be overwhelming to the novice, but I am a seasoned veteran and…See More
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Passive & Net Zero Buildings

Passive & Net Zero Buildings do you know what they are? If not I would like to personally invite you to join me at my 2015 FDIC workshop "Modern Buildings: the Recipe for Firefighter Deaths or Injuries" where we will discuss these types of buildings and much more. Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 8:00 am Hope to see…See More
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Chad Menard posted a blog post

The Other 10%......Transitional or Defensive?

Dateline: March 25, 2015Task: DinnerWe’re seated at a local Mexican restaurant down the street from the Station that houses Battalion 1, Engine 1, Heavy Rescue, and a 105 foot LTi. The owner really appreciates the fire department and we’re always greeted with a handshake. He usually hooks us up with a free cheese dip or two and we patronize his business frequently, tonight the whole crew is there.We were walking down the sidewalk of the strip mall that this business sits in when we notice a…See More
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This Will Be IT For Me

Posted by Art "Chief Reason" Goodrich on April 19, 2015 at 6:49pm

Passive & Net Zero Buildings

Posted by John Shafer on April 19, 2015 at 12:00pm

The Other 10%......Transitional or Defensive?

Posted by Chad Menard on April 19, 2015 at 10:37am


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Journal Entry 36 – Until We Meet Again

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The Lost Art of Advance - Protect - Attack

Posted by Erik Wood on April 14, 2015 at 9:46pm

Challenge Traditions

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The "Main Street Hybrid"

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