'It's a safety issue'
CCCOG continues fire district discussion at special meeting
August 25, 2021
The Carbon County Council of Governments (CCCOG) held a special meeting on August 18 at the newly renovated Carbon Building - Courthouse Annex.
The meeting was a continued discussion from the July 21 regularly scheduled meeting (see "More expensive, more stringent" on page 6 of the July 28 Saratoga Sun). Carbon County Fire Chief John Rutherford had come before CCCOG to make a case the county should consider creating a fire district.
In that meeting, Rutherford said he believed if Carbon County had a fire district, there would be quicker response times and the district could improve insuranc...