September 27, 2010

News Release

For Immediate Release

Fire Department Open House is October 2

The Springfield Fire Department invites the public to stop by any fire station between 9 a.m. and noon, this Saturday, Oct. 2, as part of the Department’s annual Open House. Meet your local firefighters, see their apparatus and equipment, and let them test your fire safety knowledge. Cookies and punch will be served while supplies last.

Open House kicks off Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 3-9, 2010. This year’s theme is “Smoke alarms: a sound you can live with.”

For additional information on fire station locations, Fire Prevention Week, or Open House, contact the Springfield Fire Department at (417) 864-1500; or visit www.springfieldmo.gov/fire.

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Springfield Fire Department

830 Boonville Ave., P.O. Box 8368, Springfield, MO 65801
417-864-1500 • FAX: 417-864-1505 • springfieldmo.gov/fire