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North Saanich Fire Department launches paid off-hour staffing pilot project

By Justin Samanski-Langille, Peninsula News Review   

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Apr. 13, 2023, Saanich, B.C. – The North Saanich Fire Department has launched a new pilot project which is aimed at reducing response times overnight and increasing the level of service it provides to residents. As of April 1, the department will have one firefighter and one officer staffing its McTavish Road fire hall overnight on weekdays between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m., and during weekends. | READ MORE

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