When the Excelsior Fire District formed in the late 1800s, a potential recruit got into the boxing ring to prove he was up to the job. Today, Excelsior firefighters emphasize the power of prevention.
October is National Fire Prevention Month, and the Excelsior Fire District has a rich history of prevention, having held its first such event in 1935. “We are fueled by that prevention factor,” explains fire inspector Kellie Murphy-Ringate.
Learn more about keeping your family safe at Excelsior Fire District’s open house October 11 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Balancing fun and education, it’s an event for kids and adults alike.