California Fire Service Magazine

The California Fire Service, published six times a year by CSFA, is the state’s only statewide fire service trade journal. Members receive the magazine as part of their membership, and a controlled mailing is also sent to over 1000 fire departments throughout California. Circulation exceeds 16,000.

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Meet the Editor


Gary Giacomo

  January-February 2017

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ON THE COVER: Tiburon Fire Protection District firefighters respond to an outdoor chimney fire at the Lodge at Tiburon. See related Fire Department in Focus beginning on page 6. Photo by Elliot Karlan Photography