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Visit Georgetown Fire & Medical Stations for Free Blood Pressure Checks and Learn About Recommendations for Managing High Blood Pressure! Georgetown Fire & Medical invites members of the Georgetown community to visit their neighborhood station to get their blood pressure checked and learn about managing high blood pressure. It is important for

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 Severe Weather Information Severe Weather Season is Here! Preparation is Our Best Defense! Severe weather season can bring frightening storms, incredible damage and change lives in the blink of an eye. The best way to meet violent Texas weather is to be prepared. KnoWhat2Do has a number of steps you

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With colder temperatures in the upcoming months the City of Georgetown Fire Department would like to remind the citizens to use caution when heating their homes. Here are some tips to remember for winter home Fire Safety: Do not overload electrical wiring or outlets. We have experienced home fires from

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The Georgetown Fire Department motto  is “Where duty calls there you will find us” and we are committed to preventing as well as responding to emergencies. 911 Tips Do’s and Don’ts When Faced with Fire Emergencies Emergencies – Calling the Fire Department Georgetown  has an enhanced 9-1-1 system. This means that the

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Facts about Africanized Honey Bees In the years past, we have had reports throughout the United States of Africanized honey bees, but in most all cases, they are simply a variety of European honey bees.  Below we will share with you some of the facts about bees, but first we

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A mission of Fire Prevention is to provide fire investigation and law enforcement services to the citizens of Georgetown through complete and thorough investigations, evidence collection and professional expert testimony in court proceedings. Fire Prevention is responsible for investigating suspicious fires and explosions throughout the city. Nationally, arson (and suspected

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The Georgetown City Council passed an ordinance authorizing fire service cost recovery from insurance providers on January 2001. Georgetown follows the lead of other cities in the area, including: Round Rock, Hutto, Cedar Park, Leander, Liberty Hill, Pflugerville, Jollyville, and San Angelo. More than 61 fire departments in Central Texas and 266

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning   Each year people become ill or die as a result of carbon monoxide poisoning. This is often due to: Improperly operating a generator in an area not properly ventilated. Using a charcoal grill indoors. Running a vehicle in an enclosed garage. Be safe – learn about

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Georgetown Fire Department provides child car seat inspections by nationally certified inspectors.  Georgetown Fire Department and Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas are working together to provide child car seat inspections. Please see the information below. Email or call to schedule a child car seat inspection. Email: www.dellchildrens.net Phone Number: 512.324.TOTS (8687) If you

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Many families gather in the kitchen to spend time together, but it can be one of the most hazardous rooms in the house if you don’t practice safe cooking behaviors. Cooking equipment, most often a range or stovetop, is the leading cause of reported home fires and home fire injuries

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