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Rockdale VFD offering to shop for, deliver groceries to elderly citizens

Posted at 3:05 PM, Mar 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-18 16:05:14-04

ROCKDALE, TX — The Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department is assisting elderly citizens in the community by offering grocery shopping and delivery services.

The department is offering to shop for grocery items for people 75-years-old and older who may not be able to go to the store.

The services will be offered on an as-needed bases and as personnel are available. Rockdale VFD said there will be times when they are only able to do this in the evening hours after firefighters get off work.

If a citizen is needed assistance, contact Fire Chief Roddam at (979) 220-9034. Do not call Rockdale dispatch.