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Posted on: September 22, 2020

National Preparedness Month - Prepare Your Kids

National Preparedness Month - Prepare Your Kids

National Preparedness Month is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster planning now and throughout the year. As our nation continues to respond to COVID-19, there is no better time to evaluate your family’s disaster pr...

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Newton Fire Department
Posted on: September 15, 2020

National Preparedness Month - Be Prepared

National Preparedness Month - Prepare for a Disaster

National Preparedness Month is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster planning now and throughout the year. As our nation continues to respond to COVID-19, there is no better time to evaluate your family’s disaster pr...

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Newton Fire Department
Posted on: September 8, 2020

National Preparedness Month - Build an Emergency Kit

National Preparedness Month - Build an Emergency Kit

National Preparedness Month is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster planning. As our nation continues to respond to COVID-19, there is no better time to evaluate your family’s disaster preparedness. This week&rs...

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Newton Fire Department
Posted on: September 1, 2020

National Preparedness Month - Make a Plan

National Preparedness Month - Make a Plan

National Preparedness Month is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster planning. As our nation continues to respond to COVID-19, there is no better time to evaluate your family’s disaster preparedness. This week&rs...

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Newton Fire Department
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Get Ready! Thunderstorms

Get Ready Thunderstorms

Approximately 10% of thunderstorms are considered severe, which means they produce hail at least three-quarters of an inch in diameter, have winds of at least 58 miles per hour, or produce a tornado. Lightning often strikes outside of heavy rain and may o...

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Newton Fire Department
Posted on: February 28, 2020

Get Ready! Home Fires

Get Ready! Home Fires

Fire can spread rapidly through your home, leaving you as little as two minutes to escape safely once the alarm sounds. Your ability to get out depends on advance warning from smoke alarms and advance planning—a home fire escape plan that everyo...

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Newton Fire Department