Tag Archives | Thom Heller


Fireplace inserts can pose critical danger

Date: April 4, 2012 Point of Contact: Thom Heller, Phone Number: (760) 934-2300 The Town of Mammoth Lakes Community Development Department (Town) and Mammoth Lakes Fire Department (Fire District) have identified an issue with inserted wood burning fireplace installations in town.  If you have either a pellet/gas insert installation or a masonry flue/chase, these types […]

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Letter to editor: Fire chief to school chief

Re: Removal of High School Propane Tanks I would like to take this opportunity to thank the School District, the Board of Education, and Superintendent Rich Boccia for the recent removal of the two 30,000 gallon propane tanks that were located on school property.  The tanks sat less than 100 feet from the high school […]

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Mammoth Town Council: recognition, recreation and a closed session

Earlier this month, fire struck a home in Mammoth Lakes.  A smoke alarm awakened an 8-year-old girl inside.  Her alert reaction, fire officials said, likely saved her mother, step father and family pets. At Wednesday night’s Town Council meeting, fire officials will present Hanna Babula, 8, with a plaque recognizing her bravery in that incident.  […]

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