12 Days of Firewise—Tip #9—Shovel around fire hydrants

Blog Post created by lisamariesinatra Employee on Dec 21, 2012

Dreaming of a white Christmas? For many across the country that is a dream fulfilled! This past week many people saw the first snowstorm of the season. As you shovel out, Firewise Northwest Regional Advisor Gary Marshalladvises you to clear snow near fire hydrants to help fire fighters who may need access to water to fight fire near you and your neighbors.

We’re almost there!!! Come back tomorrow for tip and video #10. If you missed the previous tips in our 12 Days of Firewise countdown, visit the webpage where you can view the previous videos and download the safety tip sheet. Share these great tips with your friends, family and others in your community to keep them Firewise!

- Anice Barbosa