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Fri October 5, 2012
Fire Week in Marquette
The Fire Department has rescheduled the Parade and Static Display for next Saturday due to forecast inclement weather. The even will still be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Bluff Street behind Harlow Park. (Hans)
MARQUETTE, MI-- The City of Marquette Fire Department is saying "Have Two Ways Out" during Fire Prevention Week.
Starting Saturday, firefighters will hold a kickoff parade and static display from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Bluff Street behind Harlow Park. There will be more than 20 fire trucks from around the county, cake, clowns, and Sparky the Fire Dog.
Firefighters are also visiting second- and third-grade classrooms in all Marquette elementary schools next week to talk about fire escape plans, smoke detectors, and fire safety throughout the home.
Officials are offering fire safety programs and tours throughout the month of October during regular business hours. For an appointment or more information, call 225-8936.