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Fire Prevention Week Mayor Proclamation

WHEREAS, public life safety is a top priority in Titusville, and

WHEREAS, safety from fire is important both to citizens and local firefighters, who put their lives on the line with every response to fire, and

WHEREAS, awareness of simple safety practices can help lower our local fire death and injury rates, and

WHEREAS, working smoke alarms on every level and a home fire escape plan and regular drills are essential for every household in Titusville, and

WHEREAS, 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

WHEREAS, 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.

WHEREAS, 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.

NOW THEREFORE, I, James H. Tulley, Jr., by the authority vested in me as Mayor, do hereby proclaim October 4 -10, 2015 as

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.

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