Leadership

MEMO: To The Chief

Issue 8 and Volume 136.

MEMO: To The Chief MANAGEMENT TO: Fire Chief FROM: City Administrator I hesitate to even write this letter because personally you and I seem to get along pretty well – at least since our last threehour conversation on the budget. However, there are some things I’ve just got to tell you and this is the only way I can get it all down and pick every word carefully (Remember how we both got angry at the misunderstandings about budgeting?) Your group of citizen volunteers is well respected. We all know you have to carry your pagers and be ready to respond to an alarm from wherever you are. I know I’ve seen guys fighting fires on Sunday morning wearing their good suits under their bunker gear and I know the small check you get every year doesn’t pay the cleaning bills. We all know you’re making our city a better…

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