Fire Dept and Explorers

Nov-Dec 2017 | Volume 10, Issue 6

 

 

Newsletter Schedule

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The next issue (Jan-Feb) of this newsletter will be available in early Jan 2018. We will accept submissions through December 21, 2017 to be included in the next issue. Please send your content, including contact information, for consideration by using the CONTACT US section of our web site or by emailing us.

Epping Fire Department

fire truckDaylight Savings Time ends November 5th

Turn your clocks back. “Fall Back!”  Please be sure to check the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. If you need help, call the Fire Department and we will give you assistance.  Smoke Detectors Save Lives!  Carbon Monoxide Detectors do, too!

Annual Stuff the Bus Toy Drive

The annual Fireman’s Association Stuff the Bus with Christmas Presents Drive will be held from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on November 25th and 26th at Walmart. Please make Christmas special for families in need in Epping and Brentwood. This program has helped hundreds of families in past years.  Fire Department members will be present at Walmart in Epping, accepting monetary donations or new, unwrapped toys.

Santa will be in Epping for an early visit!

On Sunday December 17th, Santa Claus will be escorted around Epping leaving the Safety Complex at 3:00 pm.  Santa is going to take time out from getting toys ready for Christmas and is going to come to Epping on a fire truck. Listen for the sirens!  When you hear the sirens, you’ll know that Santa is coming to your neighborhood!  Routes and times are listed on the Town Hall website! 

Car Seat Inspector

The Epping Fire Department has a certified car seat inspector on staff. However, due to a rotating schedule, please call and schedule an appointment. Deputy Chapman can be reached at 679-5446.

Burn Permits

Burn Permits are required for all outside burning. Permits will be issued at the fire station 7 days a week, 6:00 am-6:00 pm. Permits Will Not be issued when fire danger is class 3 or above.

If you have any questions contact the Fire Department at 679-5446

For Daily Fire Danger and an explanation of the different danger levels, follow the link below.

http://www.nhdfl.org/fire-control-and-law-enforcement/daily-fire-danger.aspx