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RESOLUT$01 NO. 2002-81 <br />n <br />WHEREAS, fire kills 3,500 to 4,000 people it <br />all fire deaths occur in the home <br />WHEREAS, taking simple safety precaution <br />home fire hazards, can help Fre <br />deaths; and <br />WHEREAS, proper installation, testing ar <br />qualified testing laboratories re <br />WHEREAS, developing a home fire escap j <br />outside meeting place, and pr o <br />household, are critical to esca it <br />WHEREAS, the nonprofit NAPA (National Fi <br />sponsor of Fire Prevention Wee <br />theme, "Team Up for Fire Sa et <br />together to conduct a home a <br />escape plan, and install and to t <br />WHEREAS, NFPA dedicates "Team Up foJ F <br />so valiantly gave their lives to s� <br />and <br />WHEREAS, the fire service of Edina is comnm <br />devastating effects of fire; and'', <br />WHEREAS, the Edina Fire Department 'w <br />Sunday, October 13, 2002,1 f: <br />demonstrations by the fire fight <br />fun activities for children; and <br />WHEREAS, the members of the fire service a <br />as well as other emergency sevi <br />schools, service clubs, and organ <br />I, Dennis F. Maetzold, Mayor of the ( <br />October 6-13, 2002, as Fire Prevention Week. <br />Fire of 1871, which killed more than 250 p6rs <br />than 17,400 buildings, and serves as the I m <br />together to build a safer community. <br />I call upon the people of Edina to " to <br />prevention activities at home, work and schc <br />homes and families safe from fire. <br />In witness hereof, I hereunto set my hand <br />thousand and two. <br />1 <br />ATTEST: <br />City Clerk' , <br />City Hall <br />4801 WEST 50TH STREET <br />EDINA, MINNESOTA 55424-1394 <br />TION. <br />United States each year and 80 to 85% of <br />h as identifying and > emoving everyday <br />the majority of home fires and home fire <br />maintenance of smokq alarms listed by <br />art of a system of fire projection; and <br />n, with two ways out of each room and an <br />ng it twice a year with every member of the <br />L fire safely; and <br />Protection Association) has been the official <br />or 80 years, the 2002 Fine Prevention Week <br />," motivates children a0d families to work <br />-d hunt, develop and practice a home fire <br />oke alarms; and <br />Safety" to the hundreds' of firefighters who <br />others in 2001, especially on September 11; <br />E!d to the safety of life ano property from the <br />be hosting their annual Open House on <br />n 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. with many <br />and other organizations along with many <br />joined by other concerned citizens of Edina, <br />providers and safety advocates, businesses, <br />itions in their fire safety �fforts; <br />y of Edina, do hereby proclaim the week of <br />his week commemorates, the Great Chicago <br />s, left 100,000 homeless and destroyed more <br />ivating force to bring the people of Edina <br />Up for Fire Safety" by articipating in fire <br />and taking the steps needed to make their <br />1St day of October, in the year of two <br />c <br />Mayor <br />(952) 927-8861 <br />FAX (952) 826-0390 <br />TDD (952) 826-0379 <br />