Fire Protection for Resort

Issue 9 and Volume 94.

Fire Protection for Resort Paul Frank Hoberg is Fire Chief of the Hoberg and Seigler Springs (Lake County), Calif., Fire Departments. The community resort is named alter Chief Hoberg’s father, who has resided in Lake County for approximately fifty years. Hoberg’s resort consists of approximately 450 cottages exclusive of main buildings and stores. The Hoberg Fire Department is equipped with a truck which carries a 650 gallon water tank and pump and 1200 feet of 1 1/2-inch hose; and one LaFrance-Brockway truck which carries a 400 gallon water tank and 900 feet of 1 1/2-inch hose. There are eight miles of 2 1/2-inch water mains and 1 1/2-inch outlets at the hydrants. Seigler Springs, which the Hobergs own, consists of approximately 200 cottages and main buildings. The department there consists of two light trucks, one equipped with 450 gallon water tank and 1200 feet of 1 1/2-inch hose and the…

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