Pro and Con Committees Spokane Valley Fire Department is placing before the voters on the February 14, 2023 ballot a proposition authorizing a maintenance and operations excess levy.
How does a Fire District get its funding for Maintenance and Operations (M&O)? Junior taxing Fire Districts must go out for Levies every 4 years...
Now is the time to prepare your home to be fire safe. More fires happen in the winter months than any other time of the year. During the cold...
NATIONAL BOAT SAFETY WEEK
National Safe Boating Week will be held from May 22-28, 2021. “This observance week is the annual kick-off of the Safe Boating Campaign, a global awareness effort that encourages boaters to make the most of their boating adventure by being responsible.” According to the US Coast Guard, human error accounts for most boating accidents and life jackets could prevent nearly 86 percent of boating fatalities. Check out the NSBC’s seven safety recommendations below:
- Wear your life jacket
- Take a boating safety class
- Carry all required safety gear
- Use your engine cut-off device
- File a float plan
- Be aware of weather and water conditions
- Boat sober, and be considerate of others
- Julie Happy