firefighters 385x2501 Inside Possible Fire Department Consolidation

A Las Vegas assemblyman is drawing up legislation to consolidate the Clark County, Henderson, North Las Vegas and Las Vegas fire departments into one department.

KXNT Morning News spoke with Las Vegas Assemblyman Tick Segerblom to learn more about his proposal.

  1. Okay... says:

    So would the cost be equally divided per capita? Would Henderson
    have to put out as much as the City of Las Vegas? Sounds like a waste of time and energy.

  2. Vegas resident says:

    No! How would that thought even occur in your head? That’s a stupid question! Henderson residents would pay the same amount if not less than they do now! It makes it so that instead of having 4 fire administrations, there’s only 1! And instead of 4 different valley wide fire engine mechanics there might only be 2! Not to mention the fire unions can then join together and get cheaper health/dental/vision care because they are a larger organization! I’m sure there is many more benefits fore the citizens but I can not think of them all off the top of my head.

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