By The Gazette Editorial Board on February 11, 2019:
Leaders of Firefighter Local 5 want voters to grant them union bargaining authority with City Hall. The request appears as issue 1 on the April 9 Colorado Springs ballot.
Our community’s elite Fire Department helps everyone sleep at night. A call to 911 reliably summons modern equipment and well-trained professionals willing to sacrifice their lives for others at a moment’s notice.