|Temperature: 59.9°F | Humidity: 94% | Pressure: 30.09in (Rising) | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: West | Wind Speed: 2mph|
Monroe's Fire District 7 will host two open houses
October 07, 2016
(MONROE, WA.) -- Fire Prevention Week is October 9th through the 15th.
This year the National Fire Prevention Association is promoting the campaign, “Don’t Wait - Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years,” to better educate the public about the critical importance of knowing how old their smoke alarms are and replacing them after 10 years.
During Fire Prevention Week, Monroe's Fire District 7 is hosting two Open Houses
Sunday, October 9th from 12:00-4:00 at Station 71
located at 8010 180th St SE, Snohomish
Saturday, October 15th from 10:00–2:00 at Station 31
located at 163 Village Court, Monroe
These open house events, "Will have information about smoke alarms, car extrication demonstrations, live fire extinguisher training, firefighter challenge courses for the kids and more," said district spokesperson Heather Chadwick.
Area residents are invited to come and talk with their local Fire Chief and elected Fire Commissioners while learning about the programs, training, and services that Fire District 7 offers.
For more information on smoke alarms and this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Don’t Wait: Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years”, visit www.firepreventionweek.org.
Snohomish County Fire District 7 provides fire and life safety services to 110,000 people over 98.5 square miles in central and east Snohomish County, including the communities of Monroe, Maltby, Clearview and Mill Creek. Learn more about Fire District 7 by visiting www.snofire7.org, or find them on Facebook and Twitter at @firedistrict7.