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Palatine Fire Department Open House

September 12, 2011
Palatine Fire Department Open House
 
The Palatine Fire Department will be hosting its annual Open House on Saturday, October 01, 2011 at Station 84, located at 220 W. Illinois Avenue. The event will run from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. This family-friendly, interactive event will feature fire and rescue vehicles and equipment on display, station tours and refreshments. Our Dive Rescue, Hazardous Materials, Technical Rescue and Bike Medic teams will also have their equipment on display. Fire extinguisher training, vehicle extrication demonstrations, representatives from the Palatine Police Department and the Palatine Emergency Management Agency (including the Palatine Community Emergency Response Team), and the Palatine Fire Department Public Education Trailer will be present throughout the day. We will also have a flashover room / residential sprinkler demonstration and a fire behavior demonstration by “Mr. Wizard”. The tentative schedule of events is:
           
Flight for Life……………………………………………….11:00
Mr. Wizard Fire Behavior Demonstration ……...………….12:00
Flashover / Sprinkler Room Demonstration……..…………13:00
Vehicle / Equipment Displays and Station Tours………......10:00 – 2:00
Public Education Trailer Display…………………….……..10:00 – 2:00
Fire Extinguisher Training..………………………..….……10:00 – 2:00
Vehicle Extrication Demonstration…………………….…...10:00 – 2:00

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