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Posted on: October 1, 2022

Tips to Keep Our Children Safe at the Bus Stop

Bus Safety

National School Bus Safety Week is October 17-21 and the Carbondale Fire Department would like to share the following tips from the National Association for Pupil Transportation:

Getting Ready for School  Have your children put ...

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Posted on: October 1, 2022

The Great ShakeOut

ShakeOut

Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:20 a.m. on October 20 during the Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills.

Why is this important?Earthquakes can occur at any time, anywhere, and without warning. While we often associate earthquakes with the west coast, quakes can a...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

REMINDER - Fire Prevention Week is October 9-15, 2022

2022 Fire Prevention Week

IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CARBONDALE - As Fire Prevention Week™ approaches, the City of Carbondale Fire Department reminds residents that “Fire won’t wait. Plan your escape.™”

The City of Carbonda...

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Posted on: August 31, 2022

City of Carbondale Improves ISO Rating for Fire Protection

CFD ISO Rating

Following its recent Insurance Services Office (ISO) inspection, the Carbondale Fire Department’s ISO rating has improved to the second-highest rating possible. The Fire Department previously held an ISO Rating of 4 but is pleased to report they...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

5 Simple Steps to Campfire Safety

Campfire Safety

There’s nothing like the tempting smell of marshmallows toasting or hot dogs roasting over an open fire. Whether camping, hiking, or just hanging out in the backyard, families are spending more time outdoors. The Carbondale Fire Department would...

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