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Good Work By Annise Parker In Getting Rid Of Fire Chief—Picture Of Fire Engine

Houston Fire Chief Phil Boriskie has resigned his post.

(Above—This fire engine on tracks fights fires in railway tunnels in Austria.)

It seems clear enough that new Mayor Annise Parker made him go.

There have been recent incidents of racial and gender-based harassment in the Houston Fire Department.

After these incidents, Chief Boriskie did not handle the response very well.

At core, Chief Boriskie did not seem able to control his people.

Good work by Mayor Parker in bringing about a change of leadership at the Houston Fire Department.

January 20, 2010 - Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , ,


  1. that is trickle down power i can believe in. great post and great mayor.

    Comment by bill brady | January 20, 2010

  2. please send me information of fire trock for metro & price list. thank you

    Comment by mr.khalil | July 31, 2010

  3. […] many times demanded that our police and fire departments act in a correct way towards citizens and towards employees of these departments. She has done this despite the political risks that can be involved with taking […]

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