Heater would not disclose the particulars of the situation, which led to the fire chief and several members of the department threatening to resign by
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All the firefighters who had said they would resign remain on the job, Heater added.
Musgrave announced his intentions to retire during an
Several city residents had expressed concern that if the fire department disbanded, the city's fire rating and their property insurance would have been affected. Heater acknowledged earlier that was a possibility, but the extent of the potential damage was never determined.
Heater said there has been no disruption in fire department service, and even if the situation had not been resolved the city would not have been left without fire coverage.
"We have a mutual-aid agreement with the rural fire department and
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