Carbon Monoxide

Often called the invisible killer, carbon monoxide is an odorless, colorless gas created when fuels (such as gasoline, wood, coal, natural gas, propane, oil, and methane) burn incompletely. In the home, heating and cooking equipment that burn fuel are potential sources of carbon monoxide.

Smoke Detectors

Smoke Detectors are a key part of a home fire escape plan. When there is a fire, smoke spreads fast. Working smoke detectors give you an early warning so you can get outside quickly.

Odor of Gas

Gas leaks can result in fires and explosions. It’s important that you and your family know how to recognize a gas leak and what to do if you suspect a leak.


Have you ever wondered who responds when there is a 9-11 fire or medical emergency? The answer is: its people just like you.


Floods can happen anywhere, making them one of the country’s most common natural disasters.  Flooding poses a greater threat in low-lying areas, near water or downstream from dams.  Even the smallest streams, creek beds or drains can overflow and create flooding.

Fireworks Safety

Each July 4th, thousands of people, most often children and teens, are injured while using consumer fireworks. Despite the dangers of fireworks, few people understand the associated risks – devastating burns, other injuries, fires, and even death.

House Number Visibility

It’s a scary thought that in an emergency, if the Responders cannot find you, vital time is lost.  Emergency Services do struggle with finding numbers from a street view and it is highly difficult to see at night.

Lightning Safety

Remember, when you hear the roar, get indoors.  If you are caught outdoors and do not have the ability to seek shelter indoors, try to follow the tips.

Providing Heat Related Injuries

The Fire Chief would like to remind you of some preventative measures that you can take to reduce the risk of heat-related injuries.

Preventing Heat Related Fires

Weekends usually bring people outdoor for various activities and family barbecues. The following are a few tips to preventing Heat-Related Fires around the home