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D.C. Councilmember Wants Fire Chief to Step Down

A D.C. councilmember is calling on Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe to step down amid questions about the department’s ability to handle medical calls.


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D.C. Firefighters Vote ‘No Confidence’ in Chief

The D.C. firefighters’ union says it has no confidence in Chief Kenneth Ellerbe to lead the department.


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Ambulance Shake Up in D.C.: Cuts to Overnight Service Proposed

D.C. fire officials are proposing a change to ambulance shifts that would remove 14 advanced life-support vehicles from service during overnight hours.


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D.C. Fire Spokesman Lon Walls Suspended After Facebook Comment Controversy

Lon Walls, Public Information Officer for D.C. Fire and EMS, was suspended for comments he made on social media website.