FIRE

Growing, aging population taxes KFD resources

For the Keizer Fire District, 2019 was a banner year.

KFD responded to a record number of 5,678 calls for service last year, or approximately 15.5 calls per day and one call every 1.5 hours during a 24-hour period. It was a 3.1 percent increase from 2018 — KFD responded to 5,506 calls in 2018.

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