BUDGET INCREASE: Fire Department Could Get Full Time Chief | Community Spirit
Pleasant Hill Fire Department could see a 31-percent increase in its budget for fiscal year 2014.
Although not yet finalized, the Des Moines Register reports that the City Council and officials have designated approximately $756,000 to fire and emergency medical services
The money could go to a full time fire chief and adjust the pay of volunteer firefighters due to the increase in call-outs.
A Chief’s salary range would likely be between $70,000-75,000.