Jacksonville Fire & Emergency Services is partnering with neighboring First Responders for a Fire Safety Event Oct 510AM-2PM. The event will take place at 2 locations, the Lowes Home Improvement on Marine Blvd and the Lowes Home Improvement on Yopp Road and Marine BlvdThis event is open to the public and will include: Trucks and Vehicles, family and children activities, and pictures with Sparky! Meet local firefighters, sit in a firetruck, and learn about fire prevention and safety. Fire Prevention Week is October 6-12.
This year’s national campaign, “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!” works to educate everyone about the small but important actions they can take to keep themselves and those around them safe. National Fire Prevention Week is an annual event established in 1922. Details about the national organization is online at NFPA.org