Calif. city to buy technology to improve response times
Satellites, new technology will ensure responders see more green lights on way to emergencies
By Arlene Martinez
The Ventura County Star
VENTURA, Calif. — The call comes in, frantic. Ventura city firefighters fly into action. In seconds they're ready. Sirens blazing, they take off down Main Street or Victoria Avenue or Telegraph Road... and stop at a red light.
They go a bit more and stop again — more red lights.