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Vancouver firefighters seeing record-breaking number of Downtown Eastside fires

By Ben Nesbit, CTV News   

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Dec. 8, 2022, Vancouver – Vancouver Fire Rescue Services has been responding to a significantly increasing number of fires in the city’s Downtown Eastside. According to spokesperson Capt. Matthew Trudeau, the department has responded to 89 per cent more calls in the neighbourhood over the past three years. CTV News reports. | READ MORE

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