WHAT: Smoke alarm installations
WHO: Engine 9 & Ladder 21
Engine 25 & Ladder 10
Members of PFD’s Fire Prevention Division
American Red Cross
WHEN: Saturday, July 13 at 9 a.m.
WHERE: 5500 block of Crowson Street and 3100 block of Potter Street
PFD members and the Red Cross will install life-saving smoke alarms and distribute safety literature on the 5500 block of Crowson Street and the 3100 block of Potter Street, where fatal fires recently occurred.
The Philadelphia Fire Department received a $1 million grant from FEMA to install 30,000 smoke alarms in Philly. If you know city residents in need, ask them to contact Philly 311. The PFD also has adaptive alarms for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.