Summit Fire Department Hosts Open House October 12
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 • 8:45am
SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Fire Department will host an open house October 12 from 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Residents are invited to the Department's headquarters -- located at 396 Broad Street -- to learn how to prevent kitchen fires, which is also the theme of this year's fire prevention week October 6-12.
A spacial presentation of the Fire Sprinkler Burn Demonstration Trailer will be conducted by David Kurasz, Executive Director of the The New Jersey Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board. Members of the Summit Fire and Police Departments, as well as the City's Volunteer First Aid Squad, will be on hand to greet everyone, and several other activities are scheduled, including a Hazmat demonstration and the Overlook Medical Center Healthy Avenues Van. Representatives from the Colonial Crossroads Chapter of the American Red Cross and Summit Department of Community Services will be there to provide important and useful information.
Various events will be staged in the Chestnut Street Parking Lot, with refreshments courtesy of Overlook Medical Center / Atlantic Health System.