Community Information Database

Outdoor Fire Safety

National Fire Protection Association is the leading information and knowledge resource on fire, electrical and related hazards. Start with these important reminders for a safer summer:

Attend public fireworks displays and leave the lighting to the professionals.

More about Fireworks Safety

Enjoy outdoor celebrations and cookouts but remember to keep a 3 foot safe zone around grills and campfires.

Tips for Grilling and Outdoor entertaining

Build campfires at least 15 feet away from tent walls, shrubs or other materials.

More about Wildland fires and Lightning fires

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