FIRE SAFETY MONTH – OCTOBER

Did You Know?

Every October, the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA) observes Fire Prevention Safety Week for families to plan, prepare and think about the importance of fire safety. Of course, every week is a good week to talk about fire safety because you never know when a fire emergency can strike. Here are a few fire safety tips and facts for you and your family to keep in mind..

Fire Safety Facts & Statistics
On average, seven people die in home fires every day.

Fire departments respond to an average of 355,400 home fires each year. Cooking appliances are the leading cause of home fires. 65 percent of fire deaths occur in homes without working smoke detectors. It only takes 30 seconds for a small fire to spread.

MEETING REMINDER – MONDAY OCTOBER 7TH

MEETING TONIGHT

AT CITY HALL COUNCIL CHAMBERS 6:30 PM

MEETING TO CERTIFY ELECTION RESULTS IS TO BE HELD IN THE CITY HALL COUNCIL CHAMBERS TONIGHT

City of Thorne Bay City Council 120 Freeman Drive

Post Office Box 19110

Thorne Bay, AK 99919 www.thornebay-ak.gov (907) 828-3380