Fully staff the fire department is a policy proposal: "Setting aside a portion of the city budget to guarantee permanent funding for a fully staffed fire department"

This was included as a sample proposal for residents to indicate their support or opposition in a Feb. 5, 2014 poll that was sent out to Oaklanders.

This proposal needs more details :)

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Arguments against:

Not so much an argument specifically against, but certainly against the timing of it: Oakland firefighters push measure to safeguard services says it "could complicate the city's push to pass a renewed public safety tax in November."