Outtakes from CD 14: LAFD cutbacks in CD 14 (Except near Councilman Huizar's home)
FIRE STATION 002 (located on Cesar Chavez Ave. in Boyle Heights): Upgrade Light Force to Assessment, Close Batt 7, FS 2 reassigned to Batt 1 ** Station closest to Councilman Huizar's home.
FIRE STATION 016 (located on Valley and Eastern in El Sereno): Close 800-Series Rescue Ambulance, * add 600-Series Ready Reserve Ambulance, FS 16 reassigned to Batt 2 ** This is station that is near the home of Luis Gonzalez who's emotional testimony on the death of his father, spotlighted the human cost of LAFD's brownouts..
FIRE STATION 025 (located on Whittier near Lorena in Boyle Heights): No Change, FS 25 reassigned to Batt 1.
FIRE STATION 047 (Located on Huntington Dr. near Monterey Pass Rd. in El Sereno): Close Light Force, add * 600-Series Ready Reserve Ambulance, FS 47 reassigned to Batt 2.
(* denotes non-staff RA units).
The rest of CD 14 (Highland Park and Eagle Rock) is the primary responsibility of Battalion 2.
BATTALION 2: Batt 2 reassigned to South Div.
FIRE STATION 012: No Change
FIRE STATION 042: Close 800-Series Ambulance, add 600-Series Ready Reserve Ambulance
FIRE STATION 044: Add Batt 2, Add EMS office
FIRE STATION 050: Close Assessment Engine, Upgrade LF to Assessment, add 600-Series Ready Reserve Ambulance
FIRE STATION 055: ,Batt 2 moves to FS 44, SA position eliminated
FIRE STATION 056: No Change, FS 56 reassigned to Batt 5
Councilman Huizar picked a lousy time to shut down Facebook and Twitter, when they could be use to mobilize constituents to fight for their fair share of LAFD resources.
Scott Johnson in CD 14