It Takes a Village

Markley, Rick
November 2007
Fire Chief;Nov2007, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p56
Trade Publication
The article profiles Mark Borchardt, a fire chief in Frisco, Texas. It was in 1973 when Borchardt started as a volunteer and became an international spotlight in 1981 when the biggest house in the city. He has held the notion of building a safety village 20 years ago in which the notion gain real momentum in 2002 when the city voters approved a $19 million bond for the fire department as part to replace the central fire station. INSET: APPLY THE YARDSTICK.


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