Media Release

 

Monday, October 07, 2013
For Immediate Release
Fire & Rescue

Contact: Tim Szymanski
Telephone: 303-2993

 

Las Vegas Fire Stations Host Open House During Fire Prevention Week
Saturday, Oct. 12, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

 

At the end of Fire Prevention Week, all city of Las Vegas fire stations will be open to the public on Saturday, Oct. 12, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Visitors will be able to see the equipment that the firefighters use, take a tour of the fire station and talk to firefighters about fire safety. Fire safety education material will also be available for distribution.

Las Vegas Fire Chief William McDonald invites everyone to come and visit their local firefighters and learn how to prevent fires. “Preventing fires is key to saving lives and property in Las Vegas,” Chief  McDonald stated to the Las Vegas City Council on Oct. 3. “We invite everyone to stop by and visit our firefighters to learn about fire safety.”

Las Vegas Fire & Rescue Open Houses have been held for more than 15 years during Fire Prevention Week allowing the public to visit the firefighters and learn about fire safety.

Here are the locations of city of Las Vegas fire stations:

Station 1           500 N. Casino Center Blvd., 89101 (enter off Bonanza just west of LV Bl) 
Station 2           900 S. Durango Drive, 89145 (Durango/Charleston) 
Station 3           2645 W. Washington Ave., 89106 (Washington/Rancho) 
Station 4           421 S. 15th St., 89101 (15th/Charleston)
Station 5           1020 Hinson St., 89107 (off Charleston; one block west of Valley View) 
Station 6           1680 S. Torrey Pines Drive, 89108 (at Oakey; on the CSN campus) 
Station 7           10101 Banburry Cross Drive, 89144 (at Town Center next to Summerlin hospital) 
Station 8           805 N. Mojave Road, 89101 (Mojave/Harris; across from Freedom Park) 
Station 9           4747 N. Rainbow Blvd., 89108 (Rainbow / Lone Mountain) 
Station 10         1501 S. Martin Luther King Blvd., 89102 (between Oakey & Charleston)
Station 41         6989 N. Buffalo Drive, 89131 (1 block south of Elkhorn) 
Station 42         7331 W. Cheyenne Ave., 89129 (Cheyenne/Tenaya) 
Station 43         6420 Smoke Ranch Road, 89108 (Smoke Ranch/ Torrey Pines) 
Station 44         7701 W. Washington Ave., 89128 (Washington/Buffalo) 
Station 45         3821 N. Fort Apache Road, 89129 (Fort Apache/Alexander) 
Station 47         91 Ridge Pine St., 89138 (off of Far Hills; west of the 215)  
Station 48         9133 W. Elkhorn Road, 89149 (Elkhorn/Fort Apache)
Station 106       1888 Stella Lake St., 89106 (near W. Lake Mead & MLK Bl)
Station 107       9398 Sundial Drive, 89134 (Sun City Summerlin)

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