How Calgary firefighters are being stretched thin as Calgary continues to grow

Calgary is getting bigger and bigger. At the same time, the budget is getting smaller and smaller. If Calgary continues to grow and the budget continues to shrink, the lives of Calgarians and firefighters will be put at risk.

Matt Osborne with the Calgary Firefighters Association explained to council some of the troubling numbers when it comes to fire response on the city's outer edge. Click here for the CBC Player Video.