Valparaiso Fire Department Launches Transparency Dashboard

The Valparaiso Fire Department has debuted a new, online dashboard to track the department’s progress and performance. Created through a partnership with a data science platform, “mySidewalk”, the new online tool will track monthly performance goals, incident reports, response times and other metrics. Valparaiso Fire Chief, Chad Dutz says the new online tool will prepare the department to meet the needs of a 21st-century community.