Stallion Springs in Danger of Losing its Fire Department

Do you live in Stallion Springs? Are you thinking about moving to Stallion Springs? Do you think having a fire department to serve our community is important? I can assure you that Stallion Springs is a great place to live. When we first moved here, we considered ourselves lucky to have a part-time fire department during fire season. Times changed, our community grew and after some years the part-time station became full time. According to the Kern County Fire Department website, the Stallion Springs Station…

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Water Issues in Stallion Springs

If you live in a city, how often do you think about water?  Where it comes from, how you get it, what’s it cost, etc?  For most people the answer is probably, “not often.”  For most people in Stallion Springs, I bet it’s the same answer.  I know that was true for me up until the last year or so.  I have decided that it is important to k now what’s going on in our community with respect to services provided to us. One of…

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Great reasons to live in a small town

One of the things I love about living in Stallion Springs in the small town sense of community.  This was brought home yet again while reading the latest issue of Consumer Reports magazine.    Consumer Reports conducted a survey in late September.   They asked 1125 people to rate annoyances on a scale from 1 to 10, with 10 being the most annoying.   Hidden fees ranked the highest at 8.9, closely followed by an 8.6 score for inability to reach a human being by telephone. I was…

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Video Interviews

I thought that video interviews would be one fun way to promote Stallion Springs.  They provide an opportunity for people to see what’s so great about living here.  This can be good for people that are thinking about moving here since it gives them a flavor for what life is like here.  It can also serve as a reminder to those of us who have lived here for some time that it’s still a great place to be. With that in mind, I’ve started posting…

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