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COVID-19 Updates and Information.
The Arbor - August 2021.
Caruth Park Dredging Divers.
July 2021 UPdate.
Stormwater Improvement Project Update – Closure of a portion of Hillcrest.
City receives Preservation Achievement Award for Mockingbird Wall restoration.
Wednesday, August 4 at 3:00 p.m. - UP with Reading Family Performer: Blackland Prairie Raptor...
Thursday, September 2 at 10:45 a.m. - Toddler Story Time.
Friday, September 3 at 10:45 a.m. - Baby Story Time.
Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - City Council Meeting
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - City Council Meeting
For a home fire safety checklist, so that you can conduct your own fire safety audit, click here.
Please report any fire hazards or fire code violations to the Fire Marshal's Office at 214-987-5380.
Proper addressing will assist your fire department in promptly dealing with your emergencies.
If you suspect a natural gas leak on your property, stop what you’re doing, leave the premises, and call 911.
Smell – Because natural gas is odorless, colorless, and tasteless, a distinctive, sulfur-like, rotten egg odor is added so you can detect even small amounts of natural gas.
Sound - In addition to the smell, pay attention to hissing, whistling or roaring sounds coming from underground or from a gas appliance.
Sight - Be aware of dirt spraying into the air, continual bubbling in a pond or creek, and dead or dying vegetation in an otherwise moist area.
Other leak indicators - The stovetop’s blue flames suddenly turn orange or yellow (discolored flames indicate the appliance is not working properly). An excessive amount of ash or soot around a pilot light could signal a larger problem.
Tips for Planning a Home Fire Escape Plan
Home Escape Plan Grid
After the Fire Checklist