Fullerton’s firefighters are shining up their fire engines and polishing their boots in preparation for welcoming the community to Fullerton Fire Headquarters Saturday, Oct. 5, for the 2013 Fire Prevention Week Open House.
The open house festivities will kick off at 10 a.m. and run until 2 p.m. There will be a chili cook-off featuring free samples of “Fire House Chili” and special guest appearances by Smokey Bear. Several well know city organizations will be on hand to participate or provide demonstrations, including: St. Jude Medical Center, MG Disposal, members of the CERT Team, Police SWAT & Explorer’s and many more.
Activities planned include tours of Fire Headquarters, firefighting demonstrations, fire apparatus displays, and activity booths for children.
Fullerton Fire Headquarters is located at 312 E. Commonwealth Ave., just east of the intersection of Commonwealth and Lemon Street.
Further information about the open house may be obtained by calling the Fire Prevention Division of the Fullerton Fire Department at (714) 738-6500.
Persons requiring special accommodations to attend the event are asked to notify the Fire Prevention Division staff prior to Oct. 5.
Source: Fullerton Chamber of Commerce