The City of Titusville, Florida / Fire & Emergency Services / NewsFire Prevention Week Mayor ProclamationWHEREAS
, public life safety is a top priority in Titusville, and
, safety from fire is important both to citizens and local firefighters, who put their lives on the line with every response to fire, and
, awareness of simple safety practices can help lower our local fire death and injury rates, and
, working smoke alarms on every level and a home fire escape plan and regular drills are essential for every household in Titusville, and
, Titusville Fire and Emergency Services Department is joining the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) in teaching lifesaving messages in conjunction with Fire Prevention Week, and
, the week of October 4 -10 2015 has been declared Fire Prevention Week and the theme of "Hear the BEEP where you SLEEP; every bedroom needs a working smoke alarm." is an important reminder for all citizens of Titusville.
, this week is commemorated across North American and is supported by the public safety efforts of fire departments, schools and other safety advocates, in conjunction with the NFPA.
, I, James H. Tulley, Jr., by the authority vested in me as Mayor, do hereby proclaim October 4 -10, 2015 as
FIRE PREVENTION WEEK
and I call upon the people of Titusville to remember the Fire Prevention Week 2015 reminder, "Hear the BEEP where you SLEEP; every bedroom needs a working smoke alarm." and urge all citizens to head the advice to install and maintain working smoke alarms and plan and practice fire drills.