The San Luis Obispo Chapter of Cal Fire Local 2881 has endorsed Pismo Beach City Councilman Kris Vardas in his bid for re-election.
Pismo Beach contracts with Cal Fire to provide fire services.
In a letter to Vardas, chapter director Steve G. Meikle wrote, “Your continued leadership in providing Pismo Beach with (a) renewed contract with Cal Fire a new fire station location, and (a) strong budget to ensure that the appropriate level of service is provided is much appreciated.
“This leadership will serve the growing need for public safety services and the community for the future.”
Vardas and three others are running for two seats on the Pismo Beach council. The other candidates are incumbent Mary Ann Reiss, Sheila Blake and Marcia Guthrie.