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See equipment, learn safety tips at Tacoma fire station open houses

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on Oct. 10, 2008 at 5:00 am |
October 10, 2008 5:00 am

Six Tacoma fire stations will open their doors to the public on Saturday as part of Fire Prevention Week.


Each station will be open and have its equipment on display from 1 to 4 p.m. Firefighters will be available to answer questions about escape planning, fire safety and disaster preparedness.


The stations hosting open houses are:



Station 3: 206 Browns Point Blvd., NE Tacoma.


Station 4: 1453 S. 12th, Hilltop.



Station 11: 3802 McKinley Ave., McKinley Hill.



Station 13: 3825 N. 25th, Proctor.


Station 16: 7217 6th Ave., Skyline/West End District.


Station 17: 302 Regents Blvd., Fircrest.


Refreshments will be served at each location.

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