Merced Fire Department rookie firefighter Joe Jarratt, right, assists engineer Nate Frankhauser, left, in filling the truck’s water tank Tuesday in Merced. The city of Merced adopted a new budget this week, which increases funding to public safety.
Merced Fire Department rookie firefighter Joe Jarratt, right, assists engineer Nate Frankhauser, left, in filling the truck’s water tank Tuesday in Merced. The city of Merced adopted a new budget this week, which increases funding to public safety. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsunstar.com
Merced Fire Department rookie firefighter Joe Jarratt, right, assists engineer Nate Frankhauser, left, in filling the truck’s water tank Tuesday in Merced. The city of Merced adopted a new budget this week, which increases funding to public safety. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsunstar.com

Merced County and city leaders put more into public safety

June 16, 2015 07:36 PM