Contact: Casidy Anderson – Community Risk Education Officer, (612) 919-7790
February 7, 2014
Minneapolis Fire Department hosting ice safety and ice rescue event
WHAT: Would you know what to do if you fell through the ice?
The Minneapolis Fire Department will show and discuss the equipment they use for ice rescues, and also provide tips on how to prevent falling through the ice, and what you can do if it ever happens to you or someone you know.
WHEN: 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 8
WHERE: Lyndale Farmstead Park’s Ice Skating Rink, 3900 Bryant Ave
MORE: Minneapolis firefighters are typically first on the scene when there are emergencies on Minneapolis waterways,
including the Minneapolis portion of the Mississippi River. To make sure they’re always prepared, they routinely
train for specific ice and water rescue situations.
Published Feb 7, 2014