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Oakland Firefighters Union Local 55 has endorsed Desley Brooks in her re-election to the Oakland City Council District 6 seat.
The fire department’s Field Operations Bureau responds out of 25 Fire Stations, located throughout the City and the International Airport, operating a fleet of 24 engines, seven trucks, and numerous other special operations, support, and reserve units throughout three battalions. Local 55 members respond to approximately 60,000 emergency calls annually, with over 80 percent being emergency medical services calls.