Unifying Florida Cities' Fire Services Makes Sense

The town of Belleair Bluffs is once again considering whether it wants to let Largo operate its fire department. The idea of a merger with Largo has been tossed around for years, most recently when Largo made overtures in 1996. But Belleair Bluffs...


The town of Belleair Bluffs is once again considering whether it wants to let Largo operate its fire department. The idea of a merger with Largo has been tossed around for years, most recently when Largo made overtures in 1996. But Belleair Bluffs officials rebuffed Largo then, fearing their city would lose a piece of its identity and all of its control if they accepted Largo's offer