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Fire Prevention Week Oct 4th to 10th

Fire Prevention Week is October 4th to 10th and members of the Independence Fire Co. #1 of Palmyra would like to remind you of these fire prevention tips:

  • Test your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.
  • Create and practice a fire escape plan.
  • Check your fire extinguishers.
  • Blow out all candles when you leave the room or go to bed. Avoid the use of candles in the bedroom and other areas where people may fall asleep.
  • Keep candles at least 12 inches away from things that can burn.
  • Keep anything that can burn at least three feet away from any heating equipment.
  • Never use your stove or oven to heat your home.
  • Have heating equipment and chimneys cleaned and inspected every year by a qualified professional.
  • Perform a fire inspection in your home and address any unsafe items found.

Beer Festival

Due to COVID-19, the 2020 Beer Festival has been postponed until next year.  Additional details about the 2021 event will be posted as soon as information becomes available.

Smoke Detectors Available

The fire department has smoke detectors available for Palmyra Senior’s and low income homes. If you’re a Senior or live in a low income home in Palmyra and need a smoke detector, please call 856-829-0020 ext. 11 and leave a message stating you’re in need of a smoke detector and provide your contact information. We’ll return your call and make arrangements to deliver and install your smoke detector.  In lieu of calling, you can also email the Deputy Chief at deputychief@palmyrafire.org.

Designer Bag Bingo

Due to COVID-19, the 2020 Designer Bag Bingo has been postponed until next year.  Additional details about the 2021 event will be posted as soon as information becomes available.

Golf Outing

Due to COVID-19, the 2020 Golf Outing has been postponed until next year.  Additional details about the 2021 event will be posted as soon as information becomes available.