It is Fire Safety Week in Clinton.
As a part of Fire Safety Week there are some activities being put on by the Fire Department. Clinton Fire Chief Shawn Milton explains, each year the Fire Department goes into the school's and promotes fire safety. He says each year his department does something different for the kids and this year brings back a big hit from last year's program.
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This week you also may notice the Fire Department out with the new engine. Chief Milton says his crew is still in the process of getting trained on it, and until they complete their training, the engine remains an emergency vehicle only.
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The biggest event for the Fire Safety week in Clinton will be the Fire Truck parade Wednesday. The trucks will start at Clinton High School and work their way to Mr. Lincoln Square where they will be on display, including the Department's new engine.
Residents should be aware the square will be getting closed off around 5:30 for the 6 pm parade.