As the weather gets warmer the Roseville Fire Department encourages residents to be safe around the water. Adding as many water safety steps as possible is the best way to assure a safe and fun experience in a residential swimming pool or spa. Parents and families can build on their current safety practices by adopting these suggestions:
The Roseville Fire Department is now accepting applications for the Kids Fire Camp Program happening June 24-29, 2013. The department will select 24 lucky campers ages 11-14 to learn all about the job of a firefighter. Camp attendees will learn water safety, first aid, rescue practices, physical fitness, and firefighting skills.
The Roseville Fire Department stopped a natural gas release that halted construction in a new subdivision and threatened to close a nearby elementary school this morning.
Administrators at Junction Elementary School in west Roseville noticed a natural gas smell in the area of the school around 11 a.m. The Roseville Fire Department's Hazardous Materials Team responded and located the leak at the corner of Ashbury and Appersett, about three blocks from the school.