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Officials report on devastating San Bruno blaze

Original post made on Sep 10, 2010

State and local elected officials joined the San Bruno police and fire chiefs this morning at a press conference to answer myriad questions clouding the air as the smoke clears from the smoldering wreckage around Crestmoor Canyon following Thursday evening's explosion and fire. ==B Related stories:==

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Posted by Old Ben
a resident of Shoreline West
on Sep 10, 2010 at 5:25 pm

Of course PG&E is responsible. Residents of that neighborhood have been complaining for WEEKS about the smell of gas. See this NBC report:

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Posted by pete
a resident of Whisman Station
on Sep 10, 2010 at 9:25 pm

A story like this underscores why we need more lower paid firefighters rather than a few over paid firefighters who commute in once a week. Give the lower paid firefighter reduced home loans so they may live in the city, rather than giving such loans to the fat cats.

When the next earthquake hits...