Newcastle Fire District

Measure B ?toon misleads

Andy Lukkonen’s editorial cartoon from the June 20 edition implies that the community objecting to the 300 percent Measure B tax increase imposed on the homeowners of the New ...

Thank you, Newcastle

On behalf of the Newcastle Fire Department and the Newcastle Fire District board of directors I would like to thank the Newcastle voters for their confidence and support in getting ...

Measure B costs too much

At the present time we property owners in the Newcastle Fire District are being taxed $74.18 per year, per parcel for fire protection. If Measure B is passed that will add an addit ...

A 'Yes' vote on Measure B is about self-reliance

One of the main principles embodied by the Code of the West is self-reliance. In Newcastle, that means we value our fire and emergency response services and will fund them adequate ...

Measure B carefully crafted solution

This letter is in response to John Brassfield’s view on Measure B (“Another View,” Friday, Feb. 10). As a former Newcastle Fire District board member, I take a different view ...

Measure B a Newcastle must

I am in support of Measure B which will save the Newcastle Fire Department. If Measure B fails, the Newcastle Fire District will be an open, unprotected community and will be subje ...