In a Presidential message posted this morning, President Obama sends greetings to Wildfire Community Preparedness Day participants throughout the nation and emphasizes the role we each play in preparing for fires and minimizing community risks. He asks for continued awareness raising about the causes of wildfires and doing all we can to safeguard our future. Read the full message.
Here at NFPA, we look forward to hearing about the hundreds of PrepDay projects taking place today and sharing them with you in the coming days. Each project being implemented makes residents, communities and firefighters safer from future wildfires.