Temple residents without smoke alarms can receive a free smoke alarm from Temple Rotary South members and the Temple Fire & Rescue Department Saturday.
The event will happen on October 15 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Rotary members will be wearing vests and working with firefighters to canvass neighborhoods and check for working smoke alarms. For families that don’t have working alarms, workers will install a new smoke alarm or replace batteries.
The teams will canvass the area of West Adams Avenue to West French to North 19th to North 23rd and West Avenue K to West Avenue M to South 7th to South 11th.
Temple Fire & Rescue will be giving families an information packet on home fire safety.
According to Temple Fire, families should test smoke alarms once a month and replace batteries at least once a year.
Families who live in Temple and need a smoke alarm are told to contact the Administration office at 254-298-5682.
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The House passed a $788 billion spending bill Thursday that combines a $1.6 billion down payment for President Donald Trump's controversial border wall with Mexico with a whopping budget increase for the Pentagon. (Source: CNN)
The GOP-controlled House is plowing ahead on legislation to give the Pentagon a massive spending boost and deliver a $1.6 billion down payment for President Donald Trump's oft-promised wall along the U.S.-Mexico...
The GOP-controlled House is plowing ahead on legislation to give the Pentagon a massive spending boost and deliver a $1.6 billion down payment for President Donald Trump's oft-promised wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.