Fire Services Efficiency Project


 Project Support--Thank You!

This project is supported through funding from the Federal Mediation & Concilliation Service; State of Ohio, Department of Public Safety; Board of Commissioners of Cuyahoga County; The Cleveland Foundation; The Sam & Maria Miller Foundation; and the cities of Berea, Brook Park, Brooklyn, Middleburg Heights, Olmsted Falls, Parma and Parma Heights.

 News and Updates


The "Press Coverage" section has been updated to include an editorial in favor of forming the Fire District .  It appeared in the Cleveland Plain Dealer on June 19, 2008.



     *****District Model Report******

The report detailing the model for the District, as distributed to mayors, council members, and Fire & EMS personnel, can be accessed below.

                                      Final Report


Please take a moment to look at the "Press Coverage" section below.  It contains links to various sources that detail what is happening with the project.  Sources are listed chronologically.


A progress report as of October 2007 has been sent out to the seven cities by Mayor Zanotti.  This update is viewable below.


Community Meetings were held on May 22 and May 23  at Tri-C West  for purposes of updating council members and mayors about the project.  The presentation from these meetings can be accessed below.

Community Meetings Presentation


Below is a link to the March/April newsletter that was distributed to firefighters in the seven cities.  The newsletter outlines the current happenings of the project.  

Firefighter Newsletter 


All-Team Meeting



All-Firefighters Meeting      
     -October 17th
     -October 18th


Site Last Updated:  August 28, 2008