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No fireworks at fire board candidate forum

Original post made on Oct 21, 2011

The clear winner of the night may have been the World Series, given the sparse crowd attending the forum for the five candidates running for two open seats on the Menlo Park Fire Protection District board.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, October 20, 2011, 9:43 PM

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Posted by Silly
a resident of Atherton: West of Alameda
on Oct 21, 2011 at 8:28 am

Come on Chuck, it has lost it flavor. People don't care. Get a life, thanks for running for office last time, many people don't have that courage. The past is the past. Get over it!

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Posted by Outside Looking In
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Oct 21, 2011 at 10:12 am


If you're referring to Chuck Bernstein in your above post, he was not at last night's candidate forum. Apparently, you weren't either, or you would have known that he did not attend. Please stop misleading people by implying things that are not true.

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Posted by wap
a resident of Menlo Park: Fair Oaks
on Oct 21, 2011 at 3:16 pm

Morale, low? I don't think this is an issue given the hours and compensation provided the fire fighters. Many have second jobs, perhaps that is adversely affecting their performance.

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Posted by Silly
a resident of Atherton: West of Alameda
on Oct 21, 2011 at 4:21 pm

I was referring to the first post. Why would Chuck attend? He has already spead enough dis- information.

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Posted by Elliot Margolies
a resident of another community
on Oct 24, 2011 at 11:01 am

The candidates for Menlo Park Fire Protection District have recorded candidate statements at:
Web Link
For those who missed the forum, but would like a chance to see and hear the candidates up close, it's a great resource. There are also candidate statements for 3 other San Mateo County races and arguments for and against County Measure H.

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