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Firesafe Council Stages Demonstration of ‘Defensible Space’ in Columbia

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The Highway 108 Fire Safe Council and the American Red Cross are hosting a daylong demonstration on how to create a defensible space around your home that complies with Pubic Resources Code 4291 as amended in 2005.

The demonstration site will be at Columbia State Park on Saturday May 14,2005 from 9:00 am until 3:00pm.

We will start at the Columbia Fire Station to view vendor displays and fire safe literature, and then proceed to the houses on Jackson Street across from the Fire Station for the start of the first and second demonstrations. The third and fourth demonstration houses are on Parrotts Ferry Road/Broadway. Number three house is at the corner of Broadway and Jackson, the fouth at the corner of Broadway and State Street.