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Rolling Brownouts of Higgins Fire Stations

Rolling brownouts of stations in the Higgins Fire Protection District in south Nevada County will come along with the layoff of four firefighters Thursday, July 19. Jerry Good is battalion chief for Higgins fire district.
click to hear Chief Good

Response times will be affected by the layoffs of firefighters and staggered station closings, Good says.
click to hear Chief Good

Measure B, which would have added revenue to the Higgins Fire District, lost by about 150 votes in June. Higgins says he regrets the firefighter layoffs.

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