Public Safety
Stock photo of a UH-60 Black Hawk helitanker in the air hoisting a water bucket. Credit: Shutterstock

County to Share Lease Cost for Second Firefighting Helicopter

| 1:10 PM

The County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to share a Black Hawk helitanker lease with San Diego Gas & Electric, giving an additional boost to the region’s aerial firefighting options during peak fire season.