The Fourth of July is just around the corner and the sale and use of Safe and Sane fireworks begins on June 28 in the City of Roseville. As a reminder, the legal time of sale for these fireworks is between 12:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. on June 28 and 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. on June 29 through July 4. The legal time for discharge of Safe and Sane fireworks is from 12:00 p.m. on June 28 through 11:59 p.m. on July 4.
Whether it's a medical incident, fire, hazardous material incident, rescue situation, or natural disaster, our firefighters are trained and ready to respond. Every Roseville Fire Department Firefighter is certified as a Paramedic or Emergency Medical Technician, and with a at least one Paramedic on every response unit patients with even the most serious conditions can be stabilized and treated prior to being transported to a hospital. Roseville Fire Department specialty rescue teams respond to incidents involving hazardous materials, rope, and water rescue, and structural collapse.
The City of Roseville Fire Department’s mission is to protect and enhance the safety and well being of residents, businesses, customers and partners. The Department received a five year accreditation through the Center for Public Safety Excellence in 2016 and in July of 2015 the Department received an ISO Public Protection Classification rating of 2.
Union Pacific, in coordination with the Roseville Fire Department, will be testing the Emergency Notification System at the J.R. Davis Yard on Monday, July 3. Residents that are in the vicinity of the railyard may hear the emergency notification broadcast testing which will happen at 12 p.m. (noon).
These routine tests of the system are coordinated to ensure functionality and offer a training opportunity between railroad professionals and local first responders.
The tests will occur the first Monday of every quarter at 12 p.m. and consist of an approximately 1 minute test sequence. For 2017 the tests will occur on:
• Monday, July 3 at 12:00 p.m.
• Monday, October 2 at 12:00 p.m.
Union Pacific and the City of Roseville have always shared a unique and long-standing relationship, and the safety of our community’s residents is a top priority for both agencies.
What is Residential Recreational Outdoor Burning? Residential recreational outdoor burning includes campfires, bonfires, as well as burning in fire pits, outdoor fireplaces and similar free-standing devices. Additionally, an outdoor fire can be used for the cooking of food.