Learn how to escape from a blaze at Inland fire stations
By Staff report
Several fire stations in the Inland area are holding open houses Saturday, Oct. 14 to celebrate Fire Prevention Week. Events are designed to educate the public on ways they can protect themselves from fire.
From 9 a.m. to noon at all Cal Fire/Riverside County fire stations will provide information and educational material on how to develop and practice a home fire escape plan. Find nearby stations at tinyurl.com/MyFireStation, or get more information at 951-940-6985.
Several Riverside city stations will be open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday including locations at 3401 University Ave., 9449 Andrew St., 6395 Riverside Ave., 3510 Cranford Ave.,10191 Cypress Ave. The events will showcase the department’s personnel, firefighting equipment and stations.
The Hemet Fire Department’s event is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Fire Station 1, 220 N. Juanita St.
San Bernardino County Fire Department stations open Saturday include #164
1825 N. Campus Ave., Upland from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and #71,16980 Arrow Blvd., Fontana from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Chino Valley Fire District’s annual open house is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Fire Station 61 and Training Center, 5092 Schaefer Ave., Chino. Firefighters will conduct demonstrations throughout the day, and there will be displays of fire and rescue equipment. Community organizations, city agencies and other groups will have informational booths. Chino Valley Fire District Honor Guard will sell a hot dog lunch for $5 as a fundraiser. Find out more at chinovalleyfire.org.