Muscatine Fire Department announces the 2019 Public Safety Open House

The Muscatine Fire Department is pleased to announce the 2019 Public Safety Open House.  This will be done in conjunction with the Muscatine Police Department and Muscatine County Joint Communications (MUSCOM). Community members interested in learning more about the Muscatine Fire Department are urged to join us for this open house.  Participants of the program will gain first-hand knowledge and experience in the various services that the Muscatine Fire Department, Police Department and MUCSOM provide.

October is fire prevention month and this year’s theme set forth by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is “Not every hero wears a cape. Plan and practice your escape”.

If you are interested in attending please stop by the Central Fire Station located at 312 East Fifth Street Sunday October 20, 2019 from 12:00pm – 3:00pm.

Participants will be able to tour the fire station, look at fire and emergency apparatus and meet members of the fire department. There will be a smoke house on site which teaches children how to safely exit a house in a smoke filled atmosphere, live fire burn cell demonstration, ventilation prop to showcase the importance of closing the bedroom door to prevent heat and smoke transfer, hands only CPR skill station, as well as many other displays and activities!

Question related to the Open House can be answered by calling the Central Fire Station at    (563) 263-9233.

We hope you join us for the Open House!