Hurricane Preparedness – Having a Plan

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Knowing what you will do in the event of an emergency is one of the single most important things you can do to protect you and your family. Hurricanes are no exception. With June 1 marking the being of the Atlantic Hurricane Season, now is the time to prepare a plan that will help protect […]

Hurricane Season Is Here, Take Action.

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Hurricane season has arrived. With today being the start of hurricane season, have you taken action to protect your family? Have you put together an evacuation plan for your family? Do you know the evacuation route that you should take when ordered to evacuate? Do you have a hurricane preparedness kit? Have you gathered important […]

FIREWISE

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Becoming Firewise is a process. A Firewise person pays attention to those details in his or her environment that may start or encourage the spread of a wildfire. Click the link below to learn more! FIREWISE

Open Burning in Town Limits

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What is allowed within the Orange Park Town Limits: What is NOT ALLOWED per Town Ordinance: Chapter 22 – FIRE PREVENTION AND PROTECTION[1] ARTICLE I. – IN GENERAL Sec. 22-1. – Burning trash or underbrush. (a)No person shall burn off or set fire to underbrush, trash or rubbish on any property within the town without […]

New Thermal Image Cameras

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On November 16th 2016, the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation gave more than $350,000 in life-saving equipment to the Northeast Florida community. Of the more than $350,000, nearly $20,000 worth of handheld thermal image camera equipment went to the Orange Park Fire Department. . Firefighters use thermal image cameras or (TIC) to see through smoke, […]