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News - December 20, 2013

Stanford is shopping for new firefighting services

University's request for proposals threatens long-standing relationship with Palo Alto

by Gennady Sheyner

Stanford University is looking around for a new provider of firefighting services, a move that could transform or even end the university's nearly four-decade-long relationship with the Palo Alto Fire Department.

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